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Tija

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tija

User Submitted Origins

Lithuanian
22%
Greek
22%
Slavic
17%
Kurdish
17%
Nepali
6%
Latvian
6%
English
6%
Australian
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Ireland says the name Tija is of Kurdish origin and means "Sunshine".
  2. A submission from Kansas, U.S. says the name Tija means "Gift of God" and is of Australian origin.
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Wiktionary

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1800. From Doroteja (“Dorothy”). Cognate with Estonian Tiia.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Tija

Notable Persons Named Tija

Tija Richardson

Tija Richardson is an athlete for the Swansea City Ladies F.C.

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Fun Facts about the name Tija

  • How Popular is the name Tija? Tija is the 35,080th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tija have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 119 babies born with the first name Tija in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tija 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 Tija? 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.
  • When was Tija first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tija is Monday, March 17th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Tija born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tija was in 2000 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tija: The name spelled backwards is Ajit. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Jiat. How do you pronounce that?
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