T Names – Baby names starting with T

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Tadhg

Meaning of the Irish name Tadhg. Listen and learn how to pronounce Tadhg so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.

MEANING: Irish name meaning “”a poet”” or “”a philosopher.”” In one legend, at the Battle of Clontarf (read the legend) in 1014 Tadhg Mór(“”Big Tadhg””) O’Kelly is reported to have fought “”like a wolf dog”” before he was overcome by the Vikings and killed. When he fell a ferocious animal came from the ocean to protect the dead body of the chieftain until it was retrieved by his O’Kelly kinsmen. “”A most extraordinary creature, it had the head of a fox, the chest of an elephant, the mane of a horse, the forelegs of an eagle, the body and hind legs of a hound and the tail of a lion.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Tadhg

PRONUNCIATION: “”ti + gue””

ENGLISH: Timothy

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Terence

Meaning of the name Terence. Listen and learn how to pronounce Terence so you can get the correct pronunciation for this boy name.

MEANING: From an Irish name meaning “”one who aids or assists.”” It is usually translated as Terence and Terry, two names that have become strongly associated with Ireland. Turlough O’Carolan was a 17th century blind harpist and composer who wrote one of the most haunting pieces of Irish music, “”O’Carolan’s Concerto.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Terence Turlough Turlach

PRONUNCIATION: “tur + la”

ENGLISH: Terence

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Terry

Meaning of the name Terry. Listen and learn how to pronounce Terry so you can get the correct pronunciation for this boy name.

MEANING: From an Irish name meaning “”one who aids or assists.”” It is usually translated as Terence and Terry, two names that have become strongly associated with Ireland. Turlough O’Carolan was a 17th century blind harpist and composer who wrote one of the most haunting pieces of Irish music, “”O’Carolan’s Concerto.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Terry Turlough Turlach

PRONUNCIATION: “tur + la”

ENGLISH: Terry

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Thomas

Meaning of the name Thomas. Listen and learn how to pronounce Thomas so you can get the correct pronunciation for this boy name.

MEANING: The Irish form of Thomas, a biblical name meaning “”twin.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Thomas Tomas

PRONUNCIATION: “toh + moss”

ENGLISH: Thomas

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Tierney

Meaning of the Irish name Tierney. Listen and learn how to pronounce Tierney so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.

MEANING: Meaning “”lord, chief”” and implies “”lord of the household.”” A sixth-century saint, Tierney of Clones had the privilege of being baptized by St. Conleth of Kildare with St. Brigid as his godmother. As a young man he was captured by pirates and taken to the British king who placed him in the monastery of Rosnat in England. He later returned to Ireland and became Bishop of Clogher in County Down.

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Tierney

PRONUNCIATION: “”teer + nee””

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Timothy

Meaning of the name Timothy. Listen and learn how to pronounce Timothy so you can get the correct pronunciation for this boy name.

MEANING: Irish name meaning “”a poet”” or “”a philosopher.”” In one legend, at the Battle of Clontarf (read the legend) in 1014 Tadhg Mór(“”Big Tadhg””) O’Kelly is reported to have fought “”like a wolf dog”” before he was overcome by the Vikings and killed. When he fell a ferocious animal came from the ocean to protect the dead body of the chieftain until it was retrieved by his O’Kelly kinsmen. “”A most extraordinary creature, it had the head of a fox, the chest of an elephant, the mane of a horse, the forelegs of an eagle, the body and hind legs of a hound and the tail of a lion.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Timothy Tadhg

PRONUNCIATION: “ti + gue”

ENGLISH: Timothy

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Tomas

Meaning of the Irish name Tomas. Listen and learn how to pronounce Tomas so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.

MEANING: The Irish form of Thomas, a biblical name meaning “”twin.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Tomas

PRONUNCIATION: “”toh + moss””

ENGLISH: Thomas

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Turlough

Meaning of the Irish name Turlough. Listen and learn how to pronounce Turlough so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.

MEANING: From an Irish name meaning “”one who aids or assists.”” It is usually translated as Terence and Terry, two names that have become strongly associated with Ireland. Turlough O’Carolan was a 17th century blind harpist and composer who wrote one of the most haunting pieces of Irish music, “”O’Carolan’s Concerto.””

GENDER: Boy | Male

IRISH NAME: Turlough Turlach

PRONUNCIATION: “”tur + la””

ENGLISH: Terence, Terry

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Teagan

Meaning of the Irish name Teagan. Listen and learn how to pronounce Teagan so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name.

MEANING: The Irish form of the Welsh name Tegwin which means “beautiful.”

GENDER: Girl | Female

IRISH NAME: Teagan

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ENGLISH:

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