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 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tierney" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of only 77 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 east? 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 tasteful, the way you communicate.
I is for impress, for impress you will.
E is for expressive, not one to hold within.
R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
E is for elegant, born within you.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Yenreit". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tineyer". 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 Dec 12, 1986
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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
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.