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Mystery Monday: Tegeryn

Every Monday we will post an entry that hasn’t yet been published with a view towards harnessing the collective onomastic power of the internet. If you have any thoughts about the name’s origin, other variants it might be related to, other examples of its use, etc., please share them in the comments! If you wish to browse other Mystery Monday names, there is an index.

Today’s name is one for the Cymraegs amongst our readership, a 14th C Welsh name:
The prototheme is almost certainly teg ‘fair’; but what’s the deuterotheme?


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