Tameka

First Name
13k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Tameka

"Tameka" is a name of American origin, and it means "Form of Tamika". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Tameka

Tameka Cottle is a contemporary r&b, soul music, and hip hop music singer-songwriter and celebrity. She plays Vocals. She was most prominent from 1992 to 2005. Tameka was given the name Tameka Pope on July 14th, 1975 in College Park, Georgia, U.S. Tameka is also known as Tiny.

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Tameka Epson is an actor and actress. Tameka was born on April 16th, 1977 in London.

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Tameka Foster is a designer and stylist. She has been prominent since 1994. Tameka was born Tameka Foster on January 1st, 1971 in Oakland, California, U.S.

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Tameka Butt is a soccer player for the Brisbane Roar FC (W-League), Queensland Academy of Sport, Boston Breakers, FFC Frankfurt, Iga Football Club Kunoichi, Australia women's national under-17 soccer team, Australia women's national under-20 soccer team, and Australia women's national socce. Tameka was born on June 16th, 1991 in Orange, New South Wales, Australia.

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Tameka Williams is an important individual. Tameka was born on August 31st, 1989 in Basseterre.

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Tameka Norris is an artist. She was most active from 2002 to present. Tameka was born in Hagåtña, Guam. Tameka is also known as Meka Jean; mynameisnotshorty.

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How popular is the baby name Tameka in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 9 9 0
1966 9 9 0
1967 14 14 0
1968 52 52 0
1969 64 64 0
1970 120 120 0
1971 210 210 0
1972 325 325 0
1973 496 496 0
1974 568 568 0
1975 893 893 0
1976 916 916 0
1977 1,031 1,021 10
1978 962 962 0
1979 880 875 5
1980 852 843 9
1981 738 738 0
1982 689 683 6
1983 611 606 5
1984 490 484 6
1985 429 429 0
1986 350 350 0
1987 337 337 0
1988 262 262 0
1989 262 262 0
1990 234 234 0
1991 171 171 0
1992 139 139 0
1993 112 112 0
1994 96 96 0
1995 66 66 0
1996 62 62 0
1997 58 58 0
1998 47 47 0
1999 33 33 0
2000 37 37 0
2001 18 18 0
2002 21 21 0
2003 17 17 0
2004 16 16 0
2005 21 21 0
2006 9 9 0
2007 13 13 0
2008 9 9 0
2009 8 8 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 6 6 0

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Popularity of Tameka as a first name

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Common last names for Tameka

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Fun Facts about the name Tameka

  • How Popular is the name Tameka? Tameka is the 2,157th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tameka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,768 babies born with the first name Tameka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tameka to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tameka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Tameka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tameka was in 1977 with a total of 1,021 babies. That's a lot of babies named Tameka!
  • Random Tameka Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tameka ranks 90th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 44 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Tameka: Your name in reverse order is Akemat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aeaktm. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.