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Tej name meaning

First Name
596
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tej

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
69%
Sanskrit
15%
Hindi
15%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Tej means "Fast".
  2. A user from Nepal says the name Tej is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Brightness, Light, Lustrous, Radiant".
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Borrowed from Amharic ጠጀ (ṭäǧä, “honey wine, mead”).

  1. A style of mead or honey wine common to Ethiopia and Eritrea.

tej was also found in the following language(s): Albanian, Hungarian, Lower Sorbian, and Polish

Notable Persons Named Tej

Notable Persons Named Tej

Tej Sapru

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Tej Pratap Singh

Tej Pratap Singh is a Member of the India Parliament, for Mainpuri, Memberof theIndia Parliament, and forMainpuri. Tej was born on November 21st, 1987 in Saifai.

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Tej Pratap Yadav

Tej Pratap Yadav is a politician.

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Tej

Tej is an actor, producer, and writer. His ongoing career started in 2007. Tej was given the name Vinod on June 7th, 1985 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Tej is also known as Tejas.

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Tej Singh Prabhakar Bahadur

Tej was born on March 17th, 1911. He died on February 15th, 2009.

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Tej P. Singh

Tej was born in 1944.

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  • Tej Singh
  • Tej Narayan Pandey
    Members of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tej

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tej

Sai Dharam Tej

Sai Dharam Tej was an indian actor. He was most prominent from 2014 to present. Sai was born on October 15th, 1987 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. Sai is also known as TEJU and TEJ. He passed away on October 15th, 1987.

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Konidela Varun Tej

Konidela Varun Tej is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2014. Konidela was born as the child of Nagendra Babu on January 19th, 1990 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. Konidela is also known as VARUN.

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Tej

Tej is an actor, producer, and writer. His ongoing career started in 2007. Tej was given the name Vinod on June 7th, 1985 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Tej is also known as Tejas.

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Issam Tej

Issam was born on July 29th, 1979 in Tunis.

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Marouane Tej

Marouane Tej is a sports team member for the Stade Tunisien.

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Fun Facts about the name Tej

  • How Popular is the name Tej? Tej is the 15,096th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tej have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 596 babies born with the first name Tej in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tej 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 Tej? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tej first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tej is Friday, April 28th, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Tej born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tej was in 2011 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Tej Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tej is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Tej: The name spelled backwards is Jet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tje. How do you pronounce that?
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