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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Ta

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
verb Ta
To take.

Note: ☞ Used by Chaucer to represent a peculiarity of the Northern dialect.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A hard grey lustrous metallic element that is highly resistant to corrosion; occurs in niobite and fergusonite and tantalite

Notable Persons Named Ta

Ta Mok was a soldier and military chief. He was most active from 1970 to 1970. Ta was given the name Chhit Choeun in 1926 in Takéo Province. Ta is also known as Chhit Choeun, Nguon Kang, Ek Choeun, Oeung Choeun, Ung Choeun, The Butcher, and Brother Number Five. He passed away on July 21st, 2006.


Tạ Phong Tần is a police officer and freelance journalist. Tạ was born in 1968 in Vĩnh Lợi District, Bạc Liêu Province, Vietnam.


Ta was born in 1909. He passed away in 1982.


Ta was born in 1939.


Ta na manga is a magicians. Ta was born in 2004.


Ta Phimmathong is an athlete for the Lanexang United F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ta

Siu Ta is an actress, producer, actor, film producer, and actressandproducer. Siu was born in South Vietnam.


He holds the title International Master(IM) and FIDE titles. Lin was born Lin Ta on January 31st, 1963 in China.


Dr.Maung Maung Ta was a president of the all myanmar shia muslim organization. Dr.Maung was born on January 9th, 1926 in Mandalay. He left this life on March 26th, 2015.


Tỵ was born in 1922 in Hanoi. They passed away on August 24th, 2004.


They breathed their last breath in 1865.


Đinh Văn Ta is an athlete for the SHB Đà Nẵng F.C.


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Popularity of Ta as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ta U.S.
  White 2.46% 64.26%
  African American 0.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 94.29% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.11% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ta

People with the last name Ta are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Ta

  • How Popular is the name Ta? Ta is the 24,630th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ta was the 4,434th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 237 babies born with the first name Ta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ta to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Ta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ta is Thursday, February 9th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Ta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ta was in 1971 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Ta Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ta is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Ta: Your name in reverse order is At. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ta. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ta? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,017 people with the last name Ta.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ta? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Ta as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.