Taryn

Taryn - A very unique female name



  Aug 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Taryn, meaning rocky hill, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1954 on position #1415. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Taryn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Taryn? 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 Taryn. The baby girl name Taryn was given to 285 baby girls in 2012, ranking #802 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,959 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Taryn peaked in popularity 32 years ago in 1985 on position 227.



Famous with this name

Taryn Manning
Taryn Power
Taryn Hipp


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Taryn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Taryn is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #293 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,865.

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 Taryn is where you live.


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Taryn origin and meaning

Taryn is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means rocky hill. To see famous people named Taryn, pop culture references for the name Taryn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Taryn

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

Trina / Trena / Tierney / Trany / Triana / Taren / Terina / Teryn / Treena / Tran /

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
2012802
2011701
2010655
2009568
2008502
2007459
2006439
2005450
2004413
2003446
2002468
2001430
2000444
1999457
1998435
1997400
1996387
1995414
1994408
1993358
1992363
1991416
1990335
1989334
1988364
1987385
1986330
1985227
1984408
1983543
1982465
1981738
1980647
1979610
1978434
1977392
1976584
1975442
19741015
19731722
19721660
19711173
19701998
19692107
19681716
19671989
19661693
19651807
19631410
19621564
19611298
19601163
1959769
19581131
19571180
19561011
1955979
19541415

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nebraska293
Kansas320
Nevada354
Maryland480
Oklahoma496
Iowa502
Virginia552
Arizona595
Massachusetts610
Washington631
Kentucky632
Georgia674
Missouri712
Utah767
Colorado768
Indiana772
Ohio776
Michigan783
Minnesota884
Pennsylvania895
Tennessee903
New York960
New Jersey980
Texas1079
California1212
Florida1288
North Carolina1348
Illinois1865

Even more about Taryn


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 Taryn 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 Taryn?

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
1985
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Taryn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 4,959
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1954
2012 births +285

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