in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Irish
- Meaning: Lord
- #4459 All Time
Pronunciation of Tierney
How popular is the name "Tierney" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Tierney? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,554 babies born with the name Tierney in the United States. That's more than enough Tierneies to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1957 when it was given to 46 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tierney" was in 1993 with a total of 172 babies.
According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tierney" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of only 147 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Tierney popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tierney in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Tierney" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tierney as well as things modernly associated with the name Tierney such as celebrities named Tierney.
Origin and Meaning of Tierney
The name "Tierney" is of Irish origin, and it means "Lord". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
T is for thoughtful, the caring you.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
E is for expressive, not one to hold within.
R is for rational, the way you think.
N is for nice, need I say more?
E is for eternal, your spirit will live.
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
Your name in reverse order is "Yenreit". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yetrnei". 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 Tierney born Sep 25, 2005
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 Wales approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Name poster for Tierney
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.