in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- #206 All Time
Pronunciation of Tammy
How popular is the name "Tammy" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1958||10,027||9,980||47||#44 girl name|
|1959||13,765||13,707||58||#31 girl name|
|1960||14,366||14,311||55||#31 girl name|
|1961||15,582||15,530||52||#28 girl name|
|1962||16,812||16,748||64||#23 girl name|
|1963||21,239||21,192||47||#12 girl name|
|1964||20,124||20,048||76||#10 girl name|
|1965||18,039||18,005||34||#11 girl name|
|1966||18,686||18,625||61||#8 girl name|
|1967||18,726||18,653||73||#8 girl name|
|1968||20,127||20,054||73||#8 girl name|
|1969||19,132||19,053||79||#9 girl name|
|1970||19,673||19,586||87||#8 girl name|
|1971||17,718||17,656||62||#8 girl name|
|1972||14,270||14,210||60||#11 girl name|
|1973||11,282||11,243||39||#15 girl name|
|1974||9,302||9,241||61||#24 girl name|
|1975||7,571||7,525||46||#30 girl name|
|1976||6,263||6,228||35||#41 girl name|
|1977||5,338||5,309||29||#55 girl name|
|1978||4,095||4,073||22||#67 girl name|
|1979||3,773||3,757||16||#79 girl name|
|1980||3,151||3,133||18||#96 girl name|
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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tammy" ranks #13 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, 971 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 17,718 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Tammy" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tammy as well as things modernly associated with the name Tammy such as celebrities named Tammy.
Origin and Meaning of Tammy
The name "Tammy" is of English origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Tamsin or Tamara". It's a name commonly given to girls.
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.
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.
Tammy was born in 1979.
Tammy van Wisse
Tammy was born in 1968.
T is for treasure, that of your friendship.
A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.
M is for mirth, your laughter.
M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Ymmat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Atymm". 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 Tammy born Mar 19, 1998
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 Northern China approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Name poster for Tammy
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.