Tangi name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tangi

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from Namibia and the United Kingdom agree the name Tangi means "Thank you" and is of African origin.
  2. According to a user from Nigeria, the name Tangi means "Heavenly messager".
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International Interest
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Borrowed from Maori.

  1. Synonym of tangihanga

tangi was also found in the following language(s): Icelandic, Italian, Kapingamarangi, Kavalan, Latin, Maori, Old Norse, Portuguese, Rarotongan, and Swahili

Notable Persons Named Tangi

Notable Persons Named Tangi

Tangi Miller

Tangi Miller is an actress, model, dancer, actor, model (people), and dance. Her career lasted from 1998 to 1998. Tangi was born on February 28th, 1970 in Miami, Florida, U.S.

Tangi Ropati

Tangi was born on November 15th, 1984 in New Zealand.

Tangi Satyanarayana

Tangi Satyanarayana was a Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly and SpeakerofAndhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. Tangi was born in 1931 in Srikakulam district. He breathed his last breath on October 25th, 2009.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tangi

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tangi

Viliami Tangi

John Tangi

John was born on November 13th, 1950.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tangi U.S.
  White 55.20% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 40.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tangi

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Tangi

  • How Popular is the name Tangi? Tangi is the 21,085th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tangi was the 134,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tangi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 338 babies born with the first name Tangi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tangi to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tangi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tangi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tangi is Sunday, December 19th, 1948.
  • What year had the most people named Tangi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tangi was in 1980 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Tangi Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tangi is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Tangi: The name spelled backwards is Ignat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Atngi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tangi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 125 people with the last name Tangi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tangi? Tangi is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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