Tava name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tava

User Submitted Origins

Native American
Indian (Sanskrit)

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International Interest
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  1. Alternative form of tawa

tava was also found in the following language(s): Estonian, Latvian, Pali, Serbo-Croatian, and Turkish

Notable Persons Named Tava

Notable Persons Named Tava

Tava Michelle Smiley

Tava Michelle Smiley is a television personality, actress, and actor. She was most active from 1987 to 1987. Tava was born on October 19th, 1971 in Theodosia, Missouri.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tava U.S.
  White 62.07% 64.26%
  African American 6.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 15.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.31% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 12.07% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tava

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Tava

  • How Popular is the name Tava? Tava is the 17,882nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Tava was the 143,149th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tava have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 449 babies born with the first name Tava in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tava 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 Tava? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tava first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tava is Monday, September 10th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Tava born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tava was in 2000 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tava: The name spelled backwards is Avat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Vata. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tava? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 116 people with the last name Tava.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tava? Tava is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Tava name meaning

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