Tannis name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tannis

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Canada says the name Tannis is of Aboriginal origin and means "Angel of a daughter, beautiful".
  2. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Tannis means "Beloved daughter".
  3. A submission from Maryland, U.S. says the name Tannis means "Good daughter" and is of Aboriginal origin.
  4. A submission from Canada says the name Tannis means "First Daughter" and is of Aboriginal origin.
  5. A submission from Canada says the name Tannis means "My darling daughter" and is of Aboriginal origin.
  6. A user from Canada says the name Tannis is of Aboriginal origin and means "Angel of Hope".
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Notable Persons Named Tannis

Notable Persons Named Tannis

Tannis Vallely

Tannis was born on December 28th, 1975.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tannis U.S.
  White 20.72% 64.26%
  African American 74.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tannis

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tannis

  • How Popular is the name Tannis? Tannis is the 21,625th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tannis was the 84,463rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tannis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 322 babies born with the first name Tannis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tannis 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 Tannis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tannis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tannis is Monday, February 18th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Tannis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tannis was in 1974 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tannis: The name spelled backwards is Sinnat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Itsnan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tannis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 222 people with the last name Tannis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tannis? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tannis as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Tannis name meaning

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