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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Teniqua

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
African American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Georgia, U.S. says the name Teniqua means "Strong" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Teniqua

  • How Popular is the name Teniqua? Teniqua is the 34,441st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Teniqua have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 125 babies born with the first name Teniqua in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teniqua 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 Teniqua? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Teniqua born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teniqua was in 1991 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Teniqua Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Teniqua is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Teniqua: The name spelled backwards is Auqinet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iaenqut. How do you pronounce that?
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