Usage: Tegan, of Celtic origin, is a popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.
People having the name Tegan are in general originating from Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America.
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N.B. Sometimes it happens that another name has the same meaning. There is nothing surprising in this: both names have the same origin or the same numbers of numerology.
The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 2.
Qualities: Diplomatic, Sensitive
Ruling planet: Moon
Colors: Green, Cream
Gemstones: Pearl, Jade, Moonstone
The name Tegan is ranked on the 3,373rd position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.
We estimate that there are at least 102500 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.002% of the population. The name Tegan has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given the name Tegan for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
We do not have a name day for Tegan.
History and Origin
Tegan is a given name of Welsh origin. It is a diminutive of the Welsh word teg ("fair") and means "darling", "loved one", "favourite", or "pet", and is the normal Welsh word for "toy".
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