Tanya

Tanya - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tanya appeared on the charts for the first time in 1930 on position #1881. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tanya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tanya? 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 Tanya. The baby girl name Tanya was given to 131 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1275 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 10,788 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tanya peaked in popularity 43 years ago in 1974 on position 46.



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Tanya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tanya is currently topping the baby name charts in Washington at position #684 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,628.

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 Tanya is where you live.


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Tanya origin and meaning

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

Similar to Tanya

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

Tammy / Tina / Tonya / 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
20121275
20111100
20101032
2009994
2008832
2007797
2006753
2005689
2004645
2003605
2002573
2001612
2000584
1999602
1998606
1997509
1996450
1995428
1994368
1993248
1992266
1991251
1990255
1989194
1988186
1987155
1986160
1985137
1984138
1983134
1982114
198192
198088
197993
197881
197767
197661
197550
197446
197351
197254
197172
197076
196990
1968106
1967130
1966160
1965172
1964189
1963198
1962200
1961208
1960217
1959219
1958241
1957243
1956269
1955327
1954350
1953368
1952414
1951436
1950435
1949505
1948498
1947476
1946474
1945547
1944531
1943563
1942643
1941865
1940960
1939928
19381155
19371254
1936822
19351792
19341775
19321586
19311334
19301881

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Washington684
New Jersey804
California867
Illinois1057
New York1059
Texas1077
Virginia1326
Michigan1382
Florida1526
Ohio1628

Even more about Tanya


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 Tanya 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 Tanya?

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
1974
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tanya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 10,788
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1930
2012 births +131

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