Teague 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 Teague mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Teague

User Submitted Origins

Native American
Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Illinois, U.S. says the name Teague means "Poet, Bard".
  2. A user from Idaho, U.S. says the name Teague is of Gaelic origin and means "Poet, philosopher".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Teague
An Irishman; -- a term used in contempt.

Etymology: Cf. W. taeog taeawg taiawg, adj., rustic, rude, n., a vassal, villain, peasant, clown, Ir. thuatach rural, boorish


From the Irish first name Tadhg. Cognate with English taig (“A Catholic”). Compare Mick and Paddy.

  1. (derogatory) An Irishman.

Notable Persons Named Teague

Notable Persons Named Teague

Teague Egan

Teague Egan is a founder, ceo of 1st round enterprises, 1st round enterprises, and ceo of1st round enterprises. Teague was born on July 6th, 1988 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.

Teague Moore

Teague was born on March 24th, 1976 in Pittsburgh.

Teague Rook

Teague Moriarty

Teague was born in Santa Cruz, California.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Teague

Notable Persons With the Last Name Teague

Jeff Teague

Jeff Teague is a basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association. He was most prominent from 2009 to present. Jeff was born on June 10th, 1988 in Indianapolis.

Marquis Teague

Marquis Teague is a basketball player for the Oklahoma City Blue, →Iowa Energy, Chicago Bulls, and Brooklyn Nets in the NBA Development League. His ongoing career started in 2012. Marquis was born on February 28th, 1993 in Indianapolis.

Marshall R. Teague

Marshall R. Teague is an actor. He was most active from 1979 to 1979. Marshall was born in 1953 in Newport, Tennessee, US.

Richard A. Teague

Richard A. Teague was an industrial designer. He was most active from 1948 to 1983. Richard was born on December 26th, 1923 in Los Angeles. He breathed his last breath on May 5th, 1991.

Lewis Teague

Lewis Teague is a film director, television director, film editing, and film editor. He has had major accomplishments since 1964. Lewis was born on March 8th, 1938 in Brooklyn.

Walter Dorwin Teague

Walter Dorwin Teague was an architect. Walter was born on December 18th, 1883 in Pendleton, Indiana. He breathed his last breath on December 5th, 1960.

  • Marshall Teague
    Nascar Driver
  • Jeff Teague
  • Harry Teague
  • Olin E. Teague
    Chairman of the House Science Committee
  • Brother Anthony
  • Brad Teague
    Nascar Driver
  • Charles McKevett Teague
  • John Teague
    Mayor of Victoria
  • Randal Teague

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Teague U.S.
  White 79.55% 64.26%
  African American 14.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.91% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.39% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Teague

People with the last name Teague are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Teague

  • How Popular is the name Teague? Teague is the 8,101st most popular name of all time. As a last name Teague was the 1,456th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Teague have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,589 babies born with the first name Teague in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teague to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Teague? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Teague first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Teague is Tuesday, December 5th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Teague born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teague was in 2009 with a total of 88 babies.
  • Random Teague Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Teague is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Teague: The name spelled backwards is Eugaet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eugtae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Teague? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 24,514 people with the last name Teague.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Teague? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Teague as their last name.
  • Teague name meaning

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