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Tamia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Chipmunk
  • #2235 All Time
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How popular is the name "Tamia" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1947 10 10 0
1957 6 6 0
1958 11 11 0
1959 8 8 0
1960 6 6 0
1961 5 5 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 5 5 0
1966 11 11 0
1967 14 14 0
1968 20 20 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 10 10 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 27 27 0
1973 26 26 0
1974 31 31 0
1975 37 37 0
1976 45 45 0
1977 31 31 0
1978 44 44 0
1979 39 39 0
1980 54 54 0
1981 52 52 0
1982 36 36 0
1983 41 41 0
1984 43 43 0
1985 38 38 0
1986 39 39 0
1987 44 44 0
1988 51 51 0
1989 42 42 0
1990 34 34 0
1991 41 41 0
1992 37 37 0
1993 39 39 0
1994 33 33 0
1995 67 67 0
1996 483 483 0
1997 579 579 0
1998 742 742 0
1999 705 705 0
2000 663 663 0
2001 828 828 0
2002 578 578 0
2003 654 654 0
2004 833 833 0
2005 581 581 0
2006 511 511 0
2007 591 591 0
2008 561 561 0
2009 399 399 0
2010 356 356 0
2011 292 292 0
2012 275 275 0
2013 264 264 0
2014 270 270 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Tamia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,276 babies born with the name Tamia in the United States. That's more than enough Tamias 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 1947 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tamia" was in 2004 with a total of 833 babies.

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tamia" ranks #102 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 12 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of 833 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Tamia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tamia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Latin

Origin and Meaning of Tamia

The name "Tamia" is of Latin origin, and it means "Chipmunk". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Tamia Hill

Tamia Hill is a singer and songwriter specializing in R&B, soul, hip hop soul, and pop music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1995 to present. Tamia was born in 1975 as Tamia Marilyn Washington.

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Tamia Washington

Tamia Washington is a singer and songwriter specializing in R&B, soul, hip hop soul, and pop music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1995 to present. Tamia was born in 1975 as Tamia Marilyn Washington.

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Alternative Meanings

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

A is for activities, for you have many.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Tamia born Sep 11, 1999

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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