Tavish name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tavish

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from Australia and the United States, the name Tavish is of Scottish / Gaelic origin and means "Twin".
  2. A user from Utah, U.S. says the name Tavish means "Tavish in Scotland is translated to Tomas and Tomas means twin".
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International Interest
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  1. creator
  2. A kind of woodpecker, the flicker, Colaptes auratus
  3. arrowhead

Notable Persons Named Tavish

Notable Persons Named Tavish

Tavish Scott

Tavish Scott is a for Shetland, Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats, Minister for Transport, Telecommunications, Member of the Scottish Parliament, forShetland, Scottish Liberal Democrats, and Islands. Tavish was born on May 6th, 1966 in Inverness, Scotland.


Fun Facts about the name Tavish

  • How Popular is the name Tavish? Tavish is the 14,274th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tavish have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 651 babies born with the first name Tavish in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tavish to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tavish? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tavish first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tavish is Friday, March 11th, 1949.
  • What year had the most people named Tavish born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tavish was in 1993 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Tavish Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tavish is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Tavish: The name spelled backwards is Hsivat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hsviat. How do you pronounce that?
  • Tavish name meaning

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