Tashima name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tashima

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Tennessee, U.S. says the name Tashima means "Black bird in flight" and is of Arabic origin.
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tashima

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tashima

Wallace Tashima

Wallace Tashima is a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California, Judge of theUnited States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and Judge of theUnited States District C. Wallace was born on June 24th, 1934.

Chris Tashima

Chris Tashima is an actor, theatre director, film director, screenwriter, scenic design, theatre&film director, and set designer. His career lasted from 1985 to 1985. Chris was given the name Christopher Inadomi Tashima on March 24th, 1960 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Kozo Tashima

Kozo Tashima is a soccer player for the JEF United Ichihara Chiba and Japan national football team. Kozo was born on November 21st, 1957 in Kumamoto.

Meru Tashima

Meru Tashima is a j-pop idol, singer, and japanese idol. She has been prominent since 2012. Meru was born on January 7th, 2000 in Fukuoka Prefecture. Meru is also known as Meru and Meru (nickname).


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tashima U.S.
  White 10.48% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 77.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.84% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tashima

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tashima

  • How Popular is the name Tashima? Tashima is the 20,836th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tashima was the 77,264th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tashima have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 347 babies born with the first name Tashima in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tashima 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 Tashima? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Tashima born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tashima was in 1978 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Tashima Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tashima is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New York have the same name in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Tashima: The name spelled backwards is Amihsat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Haitams. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tashima? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 248 people with the last name Tashima.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tashima? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tashima as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Tashima name meaning

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