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Popularity
333k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tammy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #206 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Tammy" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1934550
1935990
1937550
19381266
1939660
194020200
194115150
194230300
194340355
194444440
194545450
194654540
194786860
194878780
194984840
195095950
195189890
19521301228
19531831776
19541941940
19551981917
19562662606
19574,3974,36334
195810,0279,98047#44 girl name
195913,76513,70758#31 girl name
196014,36614,31155#31 girl name
196115,58215,53052#28 girl name
196216,81216,74864#23 girl name
196321,23921,19247#12 girl name
196420,12420,04876#10 girl name
196518,03918,00534#11 girl name
196618,68618,62561#8 girl name
196718,72618,65373#8 girl name
196820,12720,05473#8 girl name
196919,13219,05379#9 girl name
197019,67319,58687#8 girl name
197117,71817,65662#8 girl name
197214,27014,21060#11 girl name
197311,28211,24339#15 girl name
19749,3029,24161#24 girl name
19757,5717,52546#30 girl name
19766,2636,22835#41 girl name
19775,3385,30929#55 girl name
19784,0954,07322#67 girl name
19793,7733,75716#79 girl name
19803,1513,13318#96 girl name
19812,5972,5889
19822,2752,26213
19831,8001,78218
19841,5201,50515
19851,2101,19614
19861,0201,00614
198788186714
19887267197
19895975907
199055954910
19914494445
19924424420
19933583580
19943283280
19952732730
19962252250
19972372370
19982542540
19992102055
20001911910
20011911910
20021941940
20031811810
20041641640
20051521520
20061481480
20071211210
20081201200
200996960
201070700
201158580
201257570
201353530
201455550

Want to know about the populiarty of Tammy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 332,958 babies born with the name Tammy in the United States. That's more than enough Tammies to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1934 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tammy" was in 1963 with a total of 21,192 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tammies)

According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tammy" ranks #38 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 302 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1970. Across the entire United States a total of 19,673 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Tammy" mean?

Tammy (English): Diminutive form of Tamsin or Tamara

The name "Tammy" is of English origin and it means "Diminutive form of Tamsin or Tamara". It's a name commonly given to girls.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ymmat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ymatm". 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.

Where is the name Tammy popular?



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

Celebrities named Tammy

Tammy Wynette

Tammy Wynette is a singer and songwriter specializing in country and nashville sound music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Tammy was born in 1942 as Virginia Wynette Pugh in Iuka, Mississippi.

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Tammy Sytch

Tammy Sytch is a professional wrestler. Tammy was born in 1972 as Tamara Lynn Sytch in Matawan, New Jersey.

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Tammy Blanchard

Tammy Blanchard is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Tammy was born in 1976 in Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.

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Tammy Lynn Michaels

Tammy Lynn Michaels is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Tammy was born in 1974 in Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.

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Tammy Chen

Tammy was born in 1979.

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Tammy van Wisse

Tammy was born in 1968.

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Past life for Tammy born Jul 14, 2001

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 Turkey approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Name poster for Tammy

Name poster for Tammy(click to save the high quality version)

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