Tadhg Name Meaning & Origin
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Tadhg-ín: means little Tadhg and is pronounced tyg-een
Ty or Tiger or Tygy
- Meanings and history of the name Tadhg
The name pre-dates Christianity in Ireland. It is an ancient celtic name and means poet or philosopher an is sort to have derived from the name Timothy. It is more popular in rural parts of Ireland with the greatest concentrations to be found in Kerry and Donegal.
Tadgh can also be spelt - Tighe but prounced the same way.
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Tadhg Kennelley Irish football / Australian AFL player
- Tadhg in song, story & screen
Tadhg Conneely- a character in the family film, The Secret of Roan Inish.