Tammy

Tammy - A very unique female name



  May 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tammy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1943 on position #1587. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tammy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tammy? 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 Tammy. The baby girl name Tammy was given to 19 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3076 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 74,382 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tammy peaked in popularity 53 years ago in 1966 on position 8.



Famous with this name

Tammy Blanchard
Tammy Klein
Tammy Weiss


How would you rate Tammy, 1-5?

Rating: 3/5 (2 people)


Tammy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tammy is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #1,693 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,612.

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 Tammy is where you live.


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Tammy origin and meaning

Tammy is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Tammy, pop culture references for the name Tammy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tammy

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

Tina / Tonya / Tanya / Toni / Tami / Tammie / Tatiana / Tania / Tiana / Tonia /

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
20123076
20113848
20102212
20091982
20081796
20071853
20061509
20051443
20041390
20031175
20021067
20011091
20001178
19991010
1998811
1997863
1996917
1995752
1994671
1993622
1992531
1991514
1990445
1989413
1988346
1987282
1986256
1985219
1984182
1983160
1982134
1981117
198096
197979
197867
197755
197641
197530
197424
197315
197211
19718
19708
19699
19688
19678
19668
196511
196410
196312
196223
196128
196031
195931
195844
1957107
1956602
1955675
1954694
1953721
1952820
1951987
1950993
19491014
19481149
1947896
19461377
19451392
19441395
19431587

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia1693
California2501
Texas3612

Even more about Tammy


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 Tammy 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Tammy?

2 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
1966
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tammy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 74,382
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1943
2012 births +19

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