Tanga name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tanga

User Submitted Origins

Aztec (Nahuatl)
Indian (Sanskrit)

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  1. A port city in northeastern Tanzania on the Indian Ocean
  2. 100 tanga equal 1 Tajikistani ruble

    tanga was also found in the following language(s): Cebuano, Chamorro, French, Hiligaynon, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Mwani, Northern Catanduanes Bicolano, Norwegian Bokmål, Portuguese, Spanish, Tagalog, Turkish, and Umbundu

    Notable Persons Named Tanga

    Notable Persons Named Tanga

    Tanga Moreau

    Tanga was born Tanga Moreau in Brussels.


    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Tanga U.S.
      White 46.88% 64.26%
      African American 20.63% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 21.25% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 7.50% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 3.75% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Tanga

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

    Entire United States

    Fun Facts about the name Tanga

  1. How Popular is the name Tanga? Tanga is the 19,069th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tanga was the 110,286th most popular name in 2010.
  2. How many people with the first name Tanga have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 404 babies born with the first name Tanga in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tanga to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Tanga? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  4. When was Tanga first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tanga is Tuesday, March 20th, 1951.
  5. What year had the most people named Tanga born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tanga was in 1964 with a total of 28 babies.
  6. Random Tanga Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tanga is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1972.
  7. Weird things about the name Tanga: The name spelled backwards is Agnat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Naatg. How do you pronounce that?
  8. How many people have the last name Tanga? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 160 people with the last name Tanga.
  9. How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tanga? Tanga is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  10. Tanga name meaning

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