Tige 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 Tige

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Borrowed from French tige (“stem”), from Latin tibia (“shin bone, leg”).

  1. (firearms, historical) A steel pin in early rifles.
  2. A stalk.
  3. The shaft of a column.

tige was also found in the following language(s): Estonian, French, Irish, Old Irish, and West Frisian

Notable Persons Named Tige

Notable Persons Named Tige

Tige Andrews

Tige Andrews was an actor. His career lasted from 1950 to 1950. Tige was given the name Tiger Andrews on March 19th, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. Tige is also known as Andrews and Tiger. He left this life on January 27th, 2007.

Tige Savage

Tige was born on September 30th, 1968 in Boulder, Colorado, United States.

Tige Simmons

Tige was born on May 5th, 1977. Tige is also known as Simmons and Tige Arthur (full name).

Tige Stone

Tige Stone was an athlete. Tige was born on September 18th, 1901 in Macon, Georgia. Tige is also known as Stone and William Arthur. He breathed his last breath on January 1st, 1960.


Fun Facts about the name Tige

  • How Popular is the name Tige? Tige is the 21,244th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tige have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 333 babies born with the first name Tige in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tige 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 Tige? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 28 new born babies.
  • When was Tige first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tige is Thursday, August 11th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Tige born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tige was in 1972 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Tige Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tige is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Tige: The name spelled backwards is Egit. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tegi. How do you pronounce that?
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