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Tangy name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tangy

User Submitted Origins

English
55%
American
36%
African
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Tangy means "Something that has a orange taste".
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International Interest
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Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Tasting sour like a lemon
Wiktionary

tang +‎ -y

Fun Facts about the name Tangy

  • How Popular is the name Tangy? Tangy is the 24,045th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tangy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 263 babies born with the first name Tangy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tangy 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 Tangy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tangy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tangy is Saturday, September 18th, 1954.
  • What year had the most people named Tangy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tangy was in 1971 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tangy: The name spelled backwards is Ygnat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ynagt. How do you pronounce that?
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