Tanis name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tanis

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Oklahoma, U.S. says the name Tanis is of Native American origin and means "'Daughter ' or 'Beloved Daughter ' in Creek Native American".
  2. According to a user from New York, U.S., the name Tanis is of Native American origin and means "Love's daughter".
  3. According to a user from Canada, the name Tanis means "Daughter or beloved daughter".
  4. 2 submissions from Canada agree the name Tanis means "Daughter".
  5. According to a user from Japan, the name Tanis is of Welsh origin and means "Goddess of Love".
  6. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Tanis means "Sun Princess".
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Notable Persons Named Tanis

Notable Persons Named Tanis

Tanis Archer

Tanis Archer is a medical examiner/pathologist for community general hospital chief of pathology, head of administration for community general hospital, police detective, nurse for community general hospital, medical student for clairemont hospital, secretary for mark sloa.

Tanis Rideout

Tanis Sivenson

Tanis Sivenson is an athlete for the AS Capoise.


Tanis is an athlete for the Real Madrid C.F. (youth).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tanis

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tanis

James Tanis

His career lasted from 2009 to 2010. James was born in 1965 in Panam Village, Lamane.


Tanis is an athlete for the Real Madrid C.F. (youth).

Konstantinos Tanis

Konstantinos Tanis is an athlete for the Korinthos F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tanis U.S.
  White 74.69% 64.26%
  African American 20.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tanis

People with the last name Tanis are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Tanis

  • How Popular is the name Tanis? Tanis is the 8,371st most popular name of all time. As a last name Tanis was the 13,010th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tanis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,502 babies born with the first name Tanis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tanis to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tanis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Tanis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tanis is Friday, January 11th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Tanis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tanis was in 1948 with a total of 38 babies.
  • Random Tanis Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tanis is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Tanis: The name spelled backwards is Sinat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nsati. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tanis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,359 people with the last name Tanis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tanis? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tanis as their last name since less than 1 person in 125k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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