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Teneka name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Teneka

User Submitted Origins

French
58%
African
25%
English
8%
American
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Illinois, U.S., the name Teneka is of French origin and means "The one that knows".
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Fun Facts about the name Teneka

  • How Popular is the name Teneka? Teneka is the 16,671st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Teneka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 508 babies born with the first name Teneka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teneka 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 Teneka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Teneka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teneka was in 1977 with a total of 61 babies.
  • Random Teneka Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Teneka is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Teneka: The name spelled backwards is Akenet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nteeka. How do you pronounce that?
  • Teneka name meaning

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