Taj

Taj - A very unique male name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Taj, meaning crown, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #1712. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Taj and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Taj? 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 Taj. The baby boy name Taj was given to 124 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1068 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 13,234 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Taj peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 964.



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Taj is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Taj is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #588 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,540.

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 Taj is where you live.


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Taj origin and meaning

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

Similar to Taj

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

Thaddeus / Titus / Tahj / Thiago / Theodis / Tyce / Toshio / Tiago / Tex / Takashi /

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
20121068
2011985
2010977
2009964
20081077
20071260
20061213
20051032
20041240
20031013
20021132
20011234
20001236
19991053
1998966
19971021
19961343
19951486
19941699
19931256
19921583
19911203
19901448
19892649
19882582
19842574
19832561
19822204
19811305
19801951
19791593
19781490
19771399
19761083
19751056
19741445
19731047
19721496
19711754
19701712

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana588
Utah686
Massachusetts747
Georgia780
New York795
Pennsylvania837
New Jersey932
Illinois946
Florida952
Virginia1096
California1127
North Carolina1230
Ohio1336
Texas1540

Even more about Taj


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 Taj 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 Taj?

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
2009
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Taj
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 13,234
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +124

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