Tanis

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Notable Persons Named Tanis

Tanis Archer is a medical examiner/pathologist for community general hospital chief of pathology, head of administration for community general hospital, police detective, nurse for community general hospital, medical student for clairemont hospital, secretary for mark sloa.

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Tanis Sivenson is an athlete for the AS Capoise.

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Tanis is an athlete for the Real Madrid C.F. (youth).

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tanis

His career lasted from 2009 to 2010. James was born in 1965 in Panam Village, Lamane.

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Tanis is an athlete for the Real Madrid C.F. (youth).

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Konstantinos Tanis is an athlete for the Korinthos F.C.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 6 0 6
1935 8 8 0
1937 8 8 0
1939 9 9 0
1941 8 8 0
1942 6 6 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 15 15 0
1945 12 12 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 25 25 0
1948 43 38 5
1949 30 30 0
1950 18 18 0
1951 33 33 0
1952 27 27 0
1953 17 17 0
1954 24 24 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 15 15 0
1957 17 17 0
1958 15 15 0
1959 19 14 5
1960 10 10 0
1961 15 15 0
1962 12 12 0
1963 12 12 0
1964 27 27 0
1965 12 12 0
1966 16 16 0
1967 16 16 0
1968 13 13 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 24 24 0
1971 20 20 0
1972 32 32 0
1973 14 14 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 18 18 0
1976 18 18 0
1977 17 17 0
1978 19 19 0
1979 17 17 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 15 15 0
1982 14 14 0
1983 13 13 0
1984 19 12 7
1986 11 11 0
1987 11 11 0
1988 23 11 12
1989 14 5 9
1990 17 9 8
1991 22 6 16
1992 28 12 16
1993 15 0 15
1994 20 7 13
1995 27 6 21
1996 22 6 16
1997 36 9 27
1998 37 9 28
1999 32 8 24
2000 40 10 30
2001 36 10 26
2002 28 9 19
2003 27 6 21
2004 25 7 18
2005 32 7 25
2006 19 5 14
2007 22 9 13
2008 30 7 23
2009 19 7 12
2010 14 5 9
2011 21 6 15
2012 11 0 11
2013 11 0 11
2014 10 0 10
2015 9 0 9
2016 7 0 7
2017 7 0 7

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Popularity of Tanis as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tanis U.S.
  White 74.69% 64.26%
  African American 20.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tanis

People with the last name Tanis are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Tanis

  • How Popular is the name Tanis? Tanis is the 8,172nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Tanis was the 13,010th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tanis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,491 babies born with the first name Tanis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tanis to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tanis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Tanis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tanis is Friday, January 11th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Tanis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tanis was in 1948 with a total of 38 babies.
  • Random Tanis Factoid: According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tanis is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1970.
  • Weird things about the name Tanis: Your name in reverse order is Sinat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Insat. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tanis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,359 people with the last name Tanis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tanis? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tanis as their last name since less than 1 person in 125k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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