Tijuana name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tijuana

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  1. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Tijuana means "By the Sea".
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  1. A Mexican city just to the south of San Diego on the Lower California peninsula; popular among American tourists for racetracks and bullfights

Borrowed from Spanish Tijuana, possibly from Kumeyaay Tiwan (literally “by-the-sea”).

  1. The largest city in Baja California, Mexico, by the American border with San Diego.
    Synonym: TJ (abbreviation)

Tijuana was also found in the following language(s): Spanish

Notable Persons Named Tijuana

Notable Persons Named Tijuana

Tijuana Ricks

Tijuana Ricks is an actress. Tijuana was born on September 19th, 1978 in Metairie, Louisiana.


Fun Facts about the name Tijuana

  • How Popular is the name Tijuana? Tijuana is the 9,054th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tijuana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,337 babies born with the first name Tijuana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tijuana to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tijuana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tijuana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tijuana is Saturday, January 21st, 1911.
  • What year had the most people named Tijuana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tijuana was in 1972 with a total of 81 babies.
  • Random Tijuana Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tijuana is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Tijuana: The name spelled backwards is Anaujit. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Naatjui. How do you pronounce that?
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