Thad name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Thad

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International Interest
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Clipping of Thaddeus

  1. A diminutive of the male given names Thaddeus or Thaddaeus, sometimes also used as a formal given name.

Notable Persons Named Thad

Notable Persons Named Thad

Thad Cochran

Thad Cochran is a Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Chairman of theSenate Committee on Appropriations, and Chairman of theSenate Committee on Agriculture. His military service ended in 1961. Thad was born on December 7th, 1937 in Pontotoc, Mississippi.

Thad Luckinbill

Thad Luckinbill is an actor and producer. He was most prominent from 1999 to present. Thad was given the name Thaddeus Rowe Luckinbill on April 24th, 1975 in Enid, Oklahoma, United States.

Thad Matta

Thad Matta is a college coach. Thad was born on July 11th, 1967 in Hoopeston, Illinois.

Thad Jones

Thad Jones was a jazz musician. He plays Trumpet, Cornet, and Flugelhorn. Thad was given the name Thaddeus Joseph Jones on March 28th, 1923. He died on August 20th, 1986.

Thad Allen

Thad Allen is a rand corporation and booz allen hamilton. His military service ended in 2010.

Thad Roberts

Thad Roberts is a public speaker, astrophysicist, and researcher as theoretical physicist. Thad was born Thad Roberts in 1977.

  • Thad Cockrell
  • Thad Altman
  • Thad A. Eure
    North Carolina Secretary of State
  • Thad H. Brown
    Ohio Secretary of State

Fun Facts about the name Thad

  • How Popular is the name Thad? Thad is the 2,916th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Thad have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,169 babies born with the first name Thad in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thad to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thad? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Thad first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thad is Thursday, August 26th, 1813.
  • What year had the most people named Thad born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thad was in 1967 with a total of 365 babies.
  • Random Thad Factoid: According to the 1967 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thad ranks 96th in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 12 babies in South Dakota have the same name in 1967.
  • Weird things about the name Thad: The name spelled backwards is Daht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Thad. How do you pronounce that?
  • Thad name meaning

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