Origin of the name TEIGE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name TEIGE.
form of Irish Tadhg (q.v.),
meaning "a bard, a poet."
Pedigrees; or, The Origin and Stem of the Irish Nation, O'Hart,
1892). Also see Tadgh.
... The Irish annalists, who
estimate Brian's army at about 20,000 men, take a pride in enumerating
the various tributary leaders who answered to his call. The chief
of Brian's own kinsmen, including his eldest son Murrough, and his five
other sons, Teige, Donough, Donal, Connor and Flann, with his grandson
Turlough, the son of Murrough, and several nephews and other
and Her People, Fitzgerald, 1909).