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Tarika

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Star
  • #18192 All Time
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How popular is the name "Tarika" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 6 6 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 10 10 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 16 16 0
1977 16 16 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 9 9 0
1980 14 14 0
1981 16 16 0
1982 17 17 0
1983 18 18 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 14 14 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 16 16 0
1988 11 11 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 14 14 0
1991 13 13 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 12 12 0
1998 10 10 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 7 7 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 6 6 0
2008 10 10 0

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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.

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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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Tarika

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

Alternative Meanings

T is for tried, tried and true you.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Akirat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kriata". 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 Tarika born Dec 30, 1980

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 Cyprus approximately on 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

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. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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