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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tierney

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Lord
  • #4459 All Time
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How popular is the name "Tierney" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
195746460
195826260
195914140
196018180
196110100
1962770
1963880
196411110
1965990
196617170
196715150
196815150
1969990
197018180
197110100
197214140
197313130
197419190
197515150
197634295
197724240
197815150
197929290
198038380
198157570
198250500
198353530
198437370
198577770
198670700
198796915
19881061060
19891021020
19901131130
19911401400
19921471470
19931721720
19941331330
199598980
19961071025
19971031030
199895950
19991051050
20001101100
200194940
20021001000
200398980
20041001000
200577770
200690828
200773730
200886860
20091001000
201059590
201189890
201263630
201356560
201464640

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 first appeared 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 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tierney" is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 95 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Tierney" mean?

Tierney (Irish): Lord

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 teacher, you truly are.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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

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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Tierney born Nov 12, 1937

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 Turkey approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Name poster for Tierney

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