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13k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tameka

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Form of Tamika
  • #2097 All Time
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How popular is the name "Tameka" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1965990
1966990
196714140
196852520
196964640
19701201200
19712102100
19723253250
19734954950
19745685680
19758938930
19769169160
19771,0311,02110
19789629620
19798808755
19808528439
19817387380
19826896836
19836116065
19844894836
19854284280
19863503500
19873373370
19882622620
19892622620
19902342340
19911711710
19921391390
19931121120
199496960
199566660
199662620
199758580
199847470
199933330
200037370
200118180
200221210
200317170
200416160
200521210
2006990
200713130
2008990
2009880
2010660
2011660

Want to know about the populiarty of Tameka? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,765 babies born with the name Tameka in the United States. That's more than enough Tamekas to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tameka" was in 1977 with a total of 1,021 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tamekas)

According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tameka" ranks #102 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, 76 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 852 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Tameka" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tameka as well as things modernly associated with the name Tameka such as celebrities named Tameka.

American

Origin and Meaning of Tameka

The name "Tameka" is of American origin, and it means "Form of Tamika". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Tameka Cottle

Tameka Cottle is a singer-songwriter and television personality specializing in R&B, soul, and hip-hop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to 2005. Tameka was born in 1975 as Tameka Cottle-Pope in College Park, Georgia, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

T is for talent, hidden or not.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Akemat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aakmet". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Tameka born Jul 1, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greenland approximately on 800. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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