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Tana name meaning

Last Name
256
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tana mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tana

User Submitted Origins

Greek
45%
English
20%
Italian
10%
Indian (Sanskrit)
4%
Thai
2%
American Samoa
2%
Mongolian
2%
Malayalam
2%
American
2%
Icelandic
2%
Slavic
2%
Hawaiian
2%
Egyptian
2%
Zulu
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from India, the name Tana is of Malayalam origin and means "Fire or star goodness".
  2. According to a user from Australia, the name Tana means "Fire".
  3. According to a user from Wisconsin, U.S., the name Tana means "Wealth".
  4. According to a user from Illinois, U.S., the name Tana means "Queen of fairies".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ta"na
Same as Banxring.
Wiktionary
  1. A nickname of Antananarivo
  2. A female given name, Alternative form of Tanya

Tana was also found in the following language(s): Italian and Norwegian

Notable Persons Named Tana

Notable Persons Named Tana

Tana Ramsay

Tana Ramsay is a food and cooking author and presenter. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to present. Tana was given the name Cayetana Elizabeth Hutcheson on August 23rd, 1974 in Croydon.

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Tana French

Tana was born in 1973.

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Tana Umaga

Tana Umaga is a rugby player.

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Tana

Tana is a soccer player for the UD Las Palmas, UD Villa de Santa Brígida, UD Vecindario, and UD Las Palmas Atlético. Tana was born on September 20th, 1990 in Las Palmas, Spain.

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Tana Chanabut

Tana Chanabut is a soccer player for the Port F.C., Khonkaen F.C., TTM Customs F.C., Buriram United F.C., Pattaya United F.C., Chonburi F.C., Sisaket F.C., Police United F.C., Thailand national under-23 football team, and Thailand national football team. Tana was born on June 6th, 1984 in Khon Kaen.

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Tana Nile

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  • Táňa Fischerová
    Actress

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tana

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tana

Tana

Tana is a soccer player for the UD Las Palmas, UD Villa de Santa Brígida, UD Vecindario, and UD Las Palmas Atlético. Tana was born on September 20th, 1990 in Las Palmas, Spain.

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Gabrielle Tana

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Nick Tana

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Rawat Tana

Rawat Tana is an athlete.

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Elijah Tana

Elijah Tana is a soccer player for the Nchanga Rangers F.C., Atlético Petróleos de Luanda, Al Jazira Club, Al-Merrikh SC, C.R. Caála, and Zambia national football team. Elijah was born on February 28th, 1975 in Luanshya.

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Pongsil Tana

Pongsil Tana is an athlete for the Lampang F.C.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tana U.S.
  White 52.34% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 34.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.95% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tana

People with the last name Tana are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Tana

  • How Popular is the name Tana? Tana is the 2,715th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tana was the 75,317th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,220 babies born with the first name Tana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tana to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Tana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tana is Saturday, September 1st, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Tana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tana was in 1962 with a total of 241 babies.
  • Random Tana Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tana ranks 107th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 13 babies in Montana have the same name in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Tana: The name spelled backwards is Anat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Naat. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tana? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 256 people with the last name Tana.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tana? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tana as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Tana name meaning

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