Gender: Female Meaning of Tegwen: "fair, lovely, shining" Origin of Tegwen: Welsh

Tegwen Origin and Meaning

The name Tegwen is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "fair, lovely, shining".

Tegwen is nowhere near as pretty as its meaning. Other -wen names -- Anwen, Bronwen, Rhonwen -- have more appeal.

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Mhill46 Says:


I actually like this name much more than it's "pretty" counterparts. If it weren't for the fact that it sounds so similar to my name "Megan", I would definitely use it.

FantasyandPrayer Says:


Disagree here, I think Tegwen is a lovely, wearable name and very beautiful

RoddyThlayli Says:


Love this name so much-- I also like Tegan (TEH-gan, I think), Tegyd (TEG-id), Tegeirian (tehg-EYE-ree-an), Tegfedd (TEG-veth) and Tegwedd (TEG-weth), or even just plain Teg.

flora_kate Says:


Tegwen actually really appeals to me! One of my favorite -wen names!