Taliesin name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Taliesin mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Taliesin

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Taliesin is of Welsh origin and means "Shining Brow".
  2. According to a user from Australia, the name Taliesin is of Welsh origin and means "Radiant Brow".
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International Interest
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  1. An early Brythonic poet of Sub-Roman Britain whose work has possibly survived in a Middle Welsh manuscript, the Book of Taliesin.

Notable Persons Named Taliesin

Notable Persons Named Taliesin

Taliesin Jaffe

Taliesin Jaffe is an actor, director, scriptwriter, writer, voice actor, screenwriter, and voice acting. Taliesin was given the name Taliesin Axelrod Jaffe on January 19th, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Taliesin is also known as Talis Axelrod, T. Axelrod, and Taliesin Axelrod.

Taliesin Williams

Taliesin was born on July 9th, 1787 in Cardiff. Taliesin is also known as Ab Iolo and Taliesin. He left this life in 1847.


Fun Facts about the name Taliesin

  • How Popular is the name Taliesin? Taliesin is the 29,918th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Taliesin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 171 babies born with the first name Taliesin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Taliesin to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Taliesin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Taliesin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Taliesin is Saturday, June 21st, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Taliesin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Taliesin was in 2019 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Taliesin: The name spelled backwards is Niseilat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Itsaenli. How do you pronounce that?
  • Taliesin name meaning

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