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Gender: Neutral. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #582).

What does the name "Tatum" mean?

Tatum (English): Cheerful, Full of Spirit

The name "Tatum" is of English origin and it means "Cheerful, Full of Spirit". It's a name commonly given to girls.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Tatum? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,216 babies born with the name Tatum in the United States. That's more than enough Tatums to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1966 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tatum" was in 2007 with a total of 989 babies.

According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tatum" ranks #116 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 5 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of 832 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Tatum popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tatum 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!

Celebrities named Tatum

Tatum O'Neal

Tatum O'Neal is an actress and author with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1973 to present. Tatum was born in 1963 as Tatum Beatrice O'Neal in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Tatum Dagelet

Tatum was born in 1975.


Tatum Bell

Tatum Bell is a NFL player. Tatum was born in 1981 in Dallas, Texas.


Past life for Tatum born Feb 11, 1969

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 Egypt approximately on 1450. 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. 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.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.