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Tonna

Last Name
180
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tonna

User Submitted Origins

Nigerian
39%
English
26%
Native American
22%
Italian
4%
Igbo
4%
Russian
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Nigeria says the name Tonna is of Nigerian origin and means "Praise God, the father Almighty".
  2. According to a user from the United States, the name Tonna is of Nigerian origin and means "Praise God (Literally translates to: Praise Father)".
  3. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Tonna is of Igbo origin and means "Praise the Father".
  4. According to a user from Massachusetts, U.S., the name Tonna is of Nigerian origin and means "All praises to God".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tonna

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tonna

Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna

Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna was an evangelical protestant literature, poetry, children's literature, and evangelicalism writer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 19 to 19. Charlotte was born on October 1st, 1790 in Norwich, Norfolk, England. She breathed her last breath on July 12th, 1846.

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Eivind Tonna

Eivind was born in 1975.

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Hannele Tonna

Hannele was born on January 3rd, 1978.

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Lewis Hippolytus Joseph Tonna

Lewis was born on September 3rd, 1812. He passed away on April 2nd, 1857.

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Alfred Tonna

Alfred was born on May 31st, 1950.

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Julian Tonna

Julian Tonna is an athlete for the Mellieħa S.C.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tonna U.S.
  White 82.22% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tonna

People with the last name Tonna are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Tonna

  • How Popular is the name Tonna? Tonna is the 12,599th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tonna was the 100,302nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tonna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 794 babies born with the first name Tonna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tonna to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tonna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Tonna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tonna is Monday, August 24th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Tonna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tonna was in 1966 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Tonna Factoid: According to the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tonna is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1966.
  • Weird things about the name Tonna: The name spelled backwards is Annot. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Atnon. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tonna? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 180 people with the last name Tonna.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tonna? Tonna is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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