Tegan Origin and Meaning

The name Tegan is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "fair".

Tailored Tegan comes from a Welsh saint's name. Teagan is just a little bit different, from an Irish surname. The ea spelling is much more popular.

Musicians and twin sisters Tegan & Sara helped popularize the name, as did a character in Doctor Who.

# 976 in the US

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Tegan Popularity

Famous People Named Tegan

  • Tegan Rain QuinCanadian singer,songwriter of duo Tegan & Sara
  • Tegan Marie HigginbothamAustralian actress/comedienne
  • Tegan Jade MartinAustralian model; Miss Universe Australia
  • Tegan Bennett DaylightAustralian novelist
  • Tegan MossCanadian actress
  • Tegan Alyce PhilipAustralian netball player
  • Tegan McCarthyPapua New Guinean swimmer

Tegan in Pop Culture

  • Tegan Jovankacompanion on TV's "Doctor Who".
  • Tegan Freedmancharacter on Australian TV soap "Neighbours".
  • Tegan Mary Callahancharacter on Australian soap "Home and Away".
  • Tegan Lomaxcharacter on British soap "Hollyoaks".
  • Tegan Pricecharacter in "How to Get Away with Murder"
  • PC Tegan Thompsoncharacter in the British television series "No Offence"