TEJAS Word Origin
“TEJAS” is an old Native American word that means “FRIENDS.”
The word tejas has also been interpreted to mean “ALLIES.”
“Tejas” was used as a form of greeting, meaning “HELLO, FRIEND.” .
The word “FRIENDSHIP” is the motto of the State of Texas.
This motto carries the original meaning of the word and is derived
from the original Native American source.
Tejas Electrical Enclosures Mfg., Inc. will work together with you
as a friend and ally to satisfy your production requirements.
Joe Garza, Jr.
President and CEO
TEJAS Electrical Enclosures Mfg., Inc.
TEXAS, ORIGIN OF NAME.” The Handbook of Texas Online.
STATE MOTTO.” The Handbook of Texas Online.