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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tannie

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From Afrikaans tannie (“auntie”), from Dutch tante (“aunt”).

  1. (South Africa) An older female authority figure.

tannie was also found in the following language(s): Afrikaans

Fun Facts about the name Tannie

  • How Popular is the name Tannie? Tannie is the 34,761st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tannie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 122 babies born with the first name Tannie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tannie 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 Tannie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1903 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tannie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tannie is Thursday, November 27th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Tannie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tannie was in 1958 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tannie: The name spelled backwards is Einnat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Taeinn. How do you pronounce that?
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