Origin: Old Norse
Meaning: “merry; cheerful.”
The name is derived from the Old Norse, teitr, meaning, “cheerful; merry.”
As of 2010, Teitur was the 8th most popular male name in the Faroe Islands.
Other forms of the name include:
- Teitur (Faroese/Icelandic)
- Teiti (Old Norse)
- Teitr (Old Norse)