Tashi name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tashi

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Australia says the name Tashi means "Respectful or good fortune" and is of Zimbabwe origin.
  2. A user from Wisconsin, U.S. says the name Tashi means "Good Fortune, Wealthiness, Good luck".
  3. A user from Singapore says the name Tashi means "Good fortune".
  4. According to a user from India, the name Tashi is of Hindu origin and means "Good luck".
  5. 2 people from India and Pakistan agree the name Tashi is of Hindu origin and means "Prosperity".
  6. A user from India says the name Tashi means "Reputed, Respectful".
  7. A user from New Zealand says the name Tashi means "excellent in Japanese".
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Notable Persons Named Tashi

Notable Persons Named Tashi

Malik twins

Malik was given the name Tashi Malik and Nungshi Malik in 21. Malik is also known as Tashi and Nancy.

Tashi Namgyal

Tashi Namgyal was royalty. He was most active from 1914 to 1963. Tashi was born as the child of Thutob Namgyal on October 26th, 1893. He breathed his last breath on December 2nd, 1963.

Tashi Tsering

Tashi was born in 1958.

Tashi Wangid

Tashi Wangchuk

Tashi was born in 1974.

Tashi Dendup

Tashi was born on February 22nd, 1998.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tashi

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tashi

Phurba Tashi

Tsering Tashi

Dorje Tashi

Jambey Tashi


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tashi U.S.
  White 16.18% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 79.25% 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 Tashi

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tashi

  • How Popular is the name Tashi? Tashi is the 16,059th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tashi was the 79,075th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tashi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 541 babies born with the first name Tashi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tashi 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 Tashi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tashi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tashi is Monday, November 25th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Tashi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tashi was in 1988 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Tashi Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tashi is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Tashi: The name spelled backwards is Ihsat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tisah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tashi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 241 people with the last name Tashi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tashi? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tashi as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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