Tanisha

Tanisha - A very unique female name



  Jan 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tanisha appeared on the charts for the first time in 1969 on position #2147. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tanisha and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tanisha? 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 Tanisha. The baby girl name Tanisha was given to 32 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2455 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 44,164 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tanisha peaked in popularity 40 years ago in 1977 on position 315.



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Tanisha is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tanisha is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #978 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,744.

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 Tanisha is where you live.


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Tanisha origin and meaning

Tanisha is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Tanisha, pop culture references for the name Tanisha and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tanisha

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

Tamika / Tameka / Tonja / Tanesha / Thomas / Tanika / Tomeka / Tenisha / Tomasa / Tamiko /

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
20122455
20111968
20101740
20092121
20081693
20071625
20061531
20051527
20041486
20031525
20021472
20011340
20001279
19991126
1998822
1997761
1996557
1995527
1994434
1993423
1992377
1991376
1990381
1989397
1988387
1987347
1986353
1985365
1984347
1983320
1982316
1981338
1980322
1979339
1978332
1977315
1976337
1975346
1974346
1973383
1972352
1971505
1970978
19692147

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey978
New York1473
Florida1693
California2744

Even more about Tanisha


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 Tanisha 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 Tanisha?

3 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
1977
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tanisha
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 44,164
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1969
2012 births +32

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