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Tadhg Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Tadhg is of Irish and Scottish origin.

The meaning of Tadhg is "poet".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 5407 in baby name popularity for boys with 17 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Tadhg Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Tadhg has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Tadhg to other names.


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Related Names

Variants of the name Tadhg include Tadg.

The names Teague, Tegan, Teigue are all forms of Tadhg.

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Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Tadhg.

Just for fun, see the name Tadhg in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Tadhg in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.