Tai

Tai - A very unique male name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tai, meaning great extreme, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #2019. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tai and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tai? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Tai. The baby boy name Tai was given to 23 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2210 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 71,350 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tai peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2003 on position 1172.



Famous with this name

Tai Berdinner-Blades
Chen Kuan-Tai
Ada Tai


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Tai is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tai is currently topping the baby name charts in North Carolina at position #1,229 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,826.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Tai is where you live.


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Tai origin and meaning

Tai is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means great extreme. To see famous people named Tai, pop culture references for the name Tai and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tai

We've found the following names that sound similar to Tai, sorted by popularity.

Todd / Ted / Ty / Teddy / Tate / Tod / Thad / Theo / Tad / Tye /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122210
20111822
20102226
20091847
20082259
20071557
20061480
20051391
20041190
20031172
20021672
20011382
20001474
19991371
19982118
19971897
19962129
19952021
19941842
19932039
19922226
19912354
19902367
19892648
19881707
19872080
19862089
19842024
19831399
19821559
19811649
19801769
19791758
19781748
19772249
19761447
19731745
19722019

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Carolina1229
Texas1656
California1826

Even more about Tai


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Tai a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Tai?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2003
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Tai
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 71,350
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +23

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