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Updated May 24, 2023

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • Irish, Welsh : Attractive, beautiful

What does Teagan mean and stand for?

The name Teagan is of Irish origin and means "attractive, beautiful." It was originally a surname, and is derived from the given name Tadhg.

Syllables: 2

Girl name variations

How Popular Is The Name Teagan


According to Social Security Administration data, Teagan has been fairly stagnant for the last few years since breaking the top 200 in 2016. That same year, it reached its peak rank of 150 before falling a few spaces for the following years.

However, it is the 8th most popular name on

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Teagan was at its peak popularity in November 2016.

Teagan is a gender-neutral name that came into popularity with Doctor Who and How to Get Away With Murder. Some notable namesakes include actress Teagan Clive, and actress Teagan Wouters. Various NFL players have also chosen the name for their daughters.

Where is it Popular?

Teagan was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Teagan

  • Teag
  • Teeg

Pairs well with these middle names

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