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Tessie

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #2409 All Time
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< 1k Tessia (English)

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 17 17 0
1881 12 12 0
1882 19 19 0
1883 9 9 0
1884 26 26 0
1885 19 19 0
1886 24 24 0
1887 32 32 0
1888 44 44 0
1889 45 45 0
1890 47 47 0
1891 57 57 0
1892 54 54 0
1893 61 61 0
1894 55 55 0
1895 61 61 0
1896 68 68 0
1897 60 60 0
1898 66 66 0
1899 66 66 0
1900 94 94 0
1901 67 67 0
1902 63 63 0
1903 68 68 0
1904 101 101 0
1905 85 85 0
1906 88 88 0
1907 94 94 0
1908 117 117 0
1909 100 100 0
1910 118 118 0
1911 136 136 0
1912 170 170 0
1913 187 187 0
1914 230 230 0
1915 292 292 0
1916 340 340 0
1917 393 393 0
1918 365 360 5
1919 357 357 0
1920 313 313 0
1921 293 293 0
1922 256 251 5
1923 235 235 0
1924 201 201 0
1925 191 191 0
1926 190 190 0
1927 149 149 0
1928 128 128 0
1929 132 132 0
1930 102 102 0
1931 76 76 0
1932 93 93 0
1933 77 77 0
1934 72 72 0
1935 70 70 0
1936 48 48 0
1937 43 43 0
1938 40 40 0
1939 45 45 0
1940 41 41 0
1941 40 40 0
1942 43 43 0
1943 42 42 0
1944 38 38 0
1945 37 37 0
1946 35 35 0
1947 53 53 0
1948 45 45 0
1949 45 45 0
1950 39 39 0
1951 36 36 0
1952 37 37 0
1953 27 27 0
1954 40 40 0
1955 46 46 0
1956 35 35 0
1957 48 48 0
1958 46 46 0
1959 48 48 0
1960 62 62 0
1961 56 56 0
1962 53 53 0
1963 43 43 0
1964 69 69 0
1965 64 64 0
1966 49 49 0
1967 68 68 0
1968 77 77 0
1969 63 63 0
1970 73 73 0
1971 73 73 0
1972 66 66 0
1973 65 65 0
1974 38 38 0
1975 42 42 0
1976 51 51 0
1977 55 55 0
1978 33 33 0
1979 52 52 0
1980 47 47 0
1981 61 61 0
1982 55 55 0
1983 42 42 0
1984 40 40 0
1985 39 39 0
1986 33 33 0
1987 36 36 0
1988 32 32 0
1989 23 23 0
1990 27 27 0
1991 33 33 0
1992 22 22 0
1993 31 31 0
1994 29 29 0
1995 23 23 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 19 19 0
1998 18 18 0
1999 13 13 0
2000 11 11 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 18 18 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 14 14 0
2006 14 14 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 19 19 0
2010 15 15 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 12 12 0
2013 9 9 0
2014 18 18 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Tessie? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,879 babies born with the name Tessie in the United States. That's more than enough Tessies to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 17 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tessie" was in 1917 with a total of 393 babies.

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tessie" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 66 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 393 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Tessie popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Tessie

The name "Tessie" is of English origin, and it means "Abbreviation of Teresa which is a popular saint's name of uncertain meaning". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Tessie Santiago

Tessie Santiago is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Tessie was born in 1975 as Tessie Marie Santiago in Miami, Florida, United States.

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Alternative Meanings

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

S is for select, as few are chosen.

S is for serious, not always joking.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Eisset". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Etiess". 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 Tessie born Aug 19, 1954

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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