First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Teh

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teh was also found in the following language(s): Albanian, Classical Nahuatl, Indonesian, Malay, and Slavey

Notable Persons Named Teh

Teh was born on March 3rd, 1928 in China. He passed away on December 14th, 1986.


Teh was born in 1934.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Teh

Michael was born on June 25th, 1965 in Davao City.



Ricky was born on May 19th, 1963.


Wan Azraei Wan Teh is a soccer player.


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Popularity of Teh as a last name

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Common last names for Teh

  • Chen

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Teh U.S.
  White 3.60% 64.26%
  African American 7.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 83.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.95% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.13% 16.26%

Of Last Name Teh

People with the last name Teh are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Teh

  • How Popular is the name Teh? As a last name Teh was the 36,585th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Teh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Teh is Saturday, April 20th, 1901.
  • How unique is the name Teh? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Teh. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Teh: Your name in reverse order is Het. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eht. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Teh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 611 people with the last name Teh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Teh? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Teh as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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