Tejas name meaning

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

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tejas

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Tejas is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Brightness/illumination".
  2. A submission from Australia says the name Tejas means "Sharp, bright, brilliance the element of fire" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  3. A user from India says the name Tejas is of Hindu origin and means "Brightness sharp".
  4. According to a user from India, the name Tejas is of Sanskrit origin and means "Aura, Light, Illumination".
  5. A submission from India says the name Tejas means "Light" and is of Hindi origin.
  6. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Tejas means "Friend or ally" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  7. A user from India says the name Tejas means "Beautiful, gold".
  8. A submission from India says the name Tejas means "Brilliant and shiny" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  9. According to a user from India, the name Tejas is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Gift of god".
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International Interest
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  1. Texas, a state of the USA

Notable Persons Named Tejas

Notable Persons Named Tejas

Tejas Chavan

Tejas Chavan is a composer, music producer, instrumentalist, music arranger, and music director. Their ongoing career started in 2011. Tejas was born on December 10th, 1988 in Sangli.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tejas

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tejas

Carlos Tejas

Carlos Tejas is a soccer player for the Coquimbo Unido, Santiago Morning, Cobreloa, Deportes La Serena, O'Higgins F.C., and Chile national football team. Carlos was born on October 4th, 1971 in Iquique.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tejas U.S.
  White 5.13% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 88.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tejas

People with the last name Tejas are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Tejas

  • How Popular is the name Tejas? Tejas is the 9,359th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tejas was the 112,568th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tejas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,265 babies born with the first name Tejas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tejas to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tejas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Tejas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tejas was in 2013 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Tejas Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tejas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Tejas: The name spelled backwards is Sajet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tseja. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tejas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 156 people with the last name Tejas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tejas? Tejas is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Tejas name meaning

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