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Origin & Meaning

The name Taegan is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Taegan is "beautiful, fair".  

It is also of Irish origin, where its meaning is "poet, bard".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3972  in baby name popularity for girls with 38 occurrences.  It ranked 5636 in popular baby names for boys with 16 occurrences. 

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The feminine form of Teagan derives from the Welsh word teg meaning "beautiful, fair".

The masculine form of the name may be a transferred use of the Irish surname Tadgh or Taidgh meaning "poet, bard".


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Taegan is a variant spelling of Teagan.

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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.