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292k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tina

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #242 All Time
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How popular is the name "Tina" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 17 17 0
1881 19 19 0
1882 28 28 0
1883 21 21 0
1884 24 24 0
1885 32 32 0
1886 32 32 0
1887 25 25 0
1888 40 40 0
1889 40 40 0
1890 39 39 0
1891 31 31 0
1892 35 35 0
1893 46 46 0
1894 42 42 0
1895 45 45 0
1896 51 51 0
1897 51 51 0
1898 49 49 0
1899 42 42 0
1900 53 53 0
1901 47 47 0
1902 44 44 0
1903 44 44 0
1904 56 56 0
1905 58 58 0
1906 49 49 0
1907 55 55 0
1908 41 41 0
1909 52 52 0
1910 58 58 0
1911 59 59 0
1912 81 81 0
1913 89 89 0
1914 108 108 0
1915 133 133 0
1916 127 127 0
1917 137 137 0
1918 128 128 0
1919 120 120 0
1920 127 127 0
1921 126 126 0
1922 141 141 0
1923 150 150 0
1924 142 142 0
1925 137 137 0
1926 126 126 0
1927 150 150 0
1928 137 137 0
1929 130 130 0
1930 143 143 0
1931 108 108 0
1932 123 123 0
1933 107 107 0
1934 118 118 0
1935 104 104 0
1936 117 117 0
1937 126 126 0
1938 107 107 0
1939 145 145 0
1940 172 172 0
1941 156 156 0
1942 244 244 0
1943 359 359 0
1944 359 359 0
1945 440 440 0
1946 478 478 0
1947 541 541 0
1948 578 578 0
1949 643 638 5
1950 728 728 0
1951 839 834 5
1952 1,100 1,100 0
1953 1,098 1,098 0
1954 1,238 1,238 0
1955 3,277 3,270 7
1956 5,341 5,327 14 #88 girl name
1957 5,869 5,858 11 #80 girl name
1958 6,635 6,620 15 #71 girl name
1959 7,933 7,917 16 #53 girl name
1960 9,151 9,128 23 #46 girl name
1961 10,551 10,522 29 #41 girl name
1962 12,804 12,781 23 #33 girl name
1963 12,195 12,157 38 #35 girl name
1964 12,578 12,553 25 #34 girl name
1965 12,851 12,821 30 #29 girl name
1966 13,938 13,890 48 #23 girl name
1967 14,215 14,158 57 #21 girl name
1968 14,816 14,769 47 #18 girl name
1969 13,652 13,601 51 #22 girl name
1970 13,910 13,867 43 #21 girl name
1971 13,310 13,263 47 #20 girl name
1972 11,554 11,517 37 #18 girl name
1973 9,346 9,310 36 #24 girl name
1974 8,715 8,665 50 #25 girl name
1975 7,091 7,064 27 #35 girl name
1976 5,766 5,748 18 #48 girl name
1977 4,968 4,950 18 #58 girl name
1978 5,721 5,697 24 #45 girl name
1979 4,699 4,676 23 #58 girl name
1980 4,276 4,257 19 #72 girl name
1981 3,835 3,818 17 #80 girl name
1982 3,233 3,218 15 #90 girl name
1983 2,756 2,742 14 #100 girl name
1984 2,512 2,503 9
1985 2,610 2,598 12
1986 1,971 1,961 10
1987 1,819 1,810 9
1988 1,610 1,604 6
1989 1,329 1,322 7
1990 1,187 1,180 7
1991 1,025 1,025 0
1992 890 890 0
1993 814 806 8
1994 720 720 0
1995 625 625 0
1996 583 578 5
1997 501 501 0
1998 431 431 0
1999 433 433 0
2000 453 453 0
2001 393 393 0
2002 380 380 0
2003 378 378 0
2004 351 351 0
2005 331 331 0
2006 283 283 0
2007 254 254 0
2008 222 222 0
2009 214 214 0
2010 161 161 0
2011 174 174 0
2012 178 178 0
2013 146 146 0
2014 150 150 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Tina? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 291,899 babies born with the name Tina in the United States. That's more than enough Tinas to occupy the territory of French Polynesia (France) with an estimated population of 277,000 (as of July 1, 2012). 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 "Tina" was in 1968 with a total of 14,769 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tinas)

According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tina" ranks #34 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 431 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of 8,715 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Tina popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Tina

The name "Tina" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of names ending in tina". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Tina Turner

Tina Turner is a singer, actress, dancer, and choreographer specializing in R&B, soul, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1958 to present. Tina was born in 1939 as Anna Mae Bullock in Nutbush, Tennessee, U.S.

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Tina Fey

Tina Fey is an actress, comedian, writer, and producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Tina was born in 1970 as Elizabeth Stamatina Fey in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Twinkle Khanna

Twinkle Khanna is an actress, interior designer, and film producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to 2001. Twinkle was born in 1974 as Tina Jatin Khanna in Pune, Maharashtra, India.

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Tina Majorino

Tina Majorino is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to 1999. Tina was born in 1985 as Tina Marie Majorino in Westlake, California, U.S.

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Tina Louise

Tina Louise is an actress, singer, and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1952 to 2004. Tina was born in 1934 as Tina Blacker in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Tina Arena

Tina Arena is a singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer specializing in pop, dance-pop, and R&B music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1974 to present. Tina was born in 1967 as Filippina Lydia Arena in Keilor East, Victoria, Australia.

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Alternative Meanings

T is for talent, hidden or not.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Your name in reverse order is "Anit". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tnai". 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 Tina born Nov 7, 1927

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

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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