in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- #554 All Time
How popular is the name "Tonya" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1966||3,642||3,629||13||#96 girl name|
|1967||5,192||5,165||27||#68 girl name|
|1968||5,677||5,660||17||#60 girl name|
|1969||6,189||6,167||22||#54 girl name|
|1970||7,170||7,140||30||#49 girl name|
|1971||6,926||6,898||28||#45 girl name|
|1972||7,274||7,245||29||#37 girl name|
|1973||7,208||7,180||28||#36 girl name|
|1974||6,913||6,878||35||#37 girl name|
|1975||5,929||5,899||30||#45 girl name|
|1976||4,989||4,964||25||#58 girl name|
|1977||4,285||4,265||20||#64 girl name|
|1978||3,843||3,827||16||#77 girl name|
|1979||3,510||3,493||17||#86 girl name|
|1980||3,085||3,079||6||#97 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Tonya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 120,664 babies born with the name Tonya in the United States. That's more than enough Tonyas to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1923 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tonya" was in 1972 with a total of 7,245 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tonyas)
According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tonya" ranks #23 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, 230 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1973. Across the entire United States a total of 7,208 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Tonya" mean?
Tonya (American): Short form of Antonia, or a form of Tanya
The name "Tonya" is of American origin and it means "Short form of Antonia, or a form of Tanya". It's a name commonly given to girls.
T is for treat, that you always are.
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
Y is for young, the years never show!
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Aynot". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Otnay". 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 Tonya popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tonya 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!
Celebrities named Tonya
Tonya Mitchell is a singer, actress, and model specializing in country and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to 2002. Tonya was born in 1982 as Tonya Jean Mitchell.
Past life for Tonya born Mar 6, 1951
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 Southern China approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Name poster for Tonya
Here's something for you to ponder on...
What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.