Meaning and Origin
What does the name Tijuana mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
Origin and Meaning of Tijuana
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User Submitted Meanings
- A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Tijuana means "By the Sea".
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- 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”).
- 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