Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related boy name Teague.
Tighe has 18 different forms via Timothy: Tim▼, Timmo, Timmothy▼, Timmy▼, Timo, Timofei, Timofeo, Timofey, Timon, Timoteo, Timothe, Timotheo, Timotheus, Timothey, Tymmothy, Tymon, Tymoteusz and Tymothy.
Tighe is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#7238 out of 88799, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Tighe and corresponding names. Tim, Timmothy, Timmy and Timothy (#135 the previous year) are the popular variation forms of Tighe (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and are now much less popular, with the versions Tim, Timmothy and Timmy becoming less fashionable. Timothy (#135) is the most fashionable boy name here, with this name going through a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)