Names.org
Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tarika

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Star
  • #18192 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings

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



Click Here to Show Chart Data
YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1971660
1972770
197310100
197413130
197512120
197616160
197716160
1978660
1979990
198014140
198116160
198217170
198318180
198417170
198514140
198614140
198716160
198811110
198915150
199014140
199113130
199210100
199311110
1994990
199510100
199612120
199810100
2000880
2001770
2003550
2004880
2005660
200810100

Want to know about the populiarty of Tarika? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 380 babies born with the name Tarika in the United States. That's more than enough Tarikas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1971 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tarika" was in 1983 with a total of 18 babies.

According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tarika" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of only 13 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Tarika" mean?

Tarika (Indian (Sanskrit)): Star

The name "Tarika" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and it means "Star". It's a name commonly given to girls.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

K is for kid, the child within.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Akirat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Araikt". 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 Tarika popular?



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

Past life for Tarika born Feb 4, 1998

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 New Guinea approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. 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.

Name poster for Tarika

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

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.

Names Searched Right Now

46k Marcos
88k Melody
668k Patrick
< 1k Jeebs
1.2m Margaret
44k Will
2k Amyah
190k Beatrice
36k Kyla
< 1k Abraya
551k Alice
5k Prudence