Teague

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2k
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Teague

"Teague" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Poet". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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

Wiktionary

From the Irish first name Tadhg.

  1. (derogatory) An Irishman.

Notable Persons Named Teague

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.

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

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Teague was born in Santa Cruz, California.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name 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.

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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.

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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How popular is the baby name Teague in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1969 8 0 8
1970 5 0 5
1971 19 0 19
1972 16 0 16
1973 18 0 18
1974 19 0 19
1975 9 0 9
1976 15 0 15
1977 5 0 5
1978 11 0 11
1979 16 0 16
1980 21 0 21
1981 18 0 18
1982 15 0 15
1983 7 0 7
1984 7 0 7
1985 7 0 7
1986 9 0 9
1987 11 0 11
1988 18 0 18
1989 15 0 15
1990 24 0 24
1991 16 0 16
1992 24 6 18
1993 21 5 16
1994 28 0 28
1995 20 0 20
1996 31 5 26
1997 29 5 24
1998 25 0 25
1999 27 5 22
2000 27 0 27
2001 40 0 40
2002 42 0 42
2003 37 0 37
2004 52 0 52
2005 52 0 52
2006 82 0 82
2007 71 6 65
2008 69 0 69
2009 88 0 88
2010 87 0 87
2011 67 0 67
2012 46 0 46
2013 57 0 57
2014 47 0 47
2015 49 0 49
2016 46 0 46
2017 40 0 40

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Popularity of Teague as a first name

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Popularity of Teague as a last name

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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

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Fun Facts about the name Teague

  • How Popular is the name Teague? Teague is the 8,076th 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 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,513 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 as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Teague: Your name in reverse order is Eugaet. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ageute. 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.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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