Tarah

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tarah

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Tarah is of English origin and means "Bright star, kind and caring, a little impatient, crazy.".
  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Tarah means "Kind" and is of Philippines origin.
  • A user from Arizona, United States says the name Tarah is of Unknown origin and means "Tarah means several things,first it means tower, second it means Earth, third it is a name shared with buddist deity.".
Other origins: Hebrew

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Wiktionary
  1. (used by women in circumstances where nauei was taboo) water

Notable Persons Named Tarah

Tarah was born on July 8th, 1982 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Tarah was born on September 18th, 1985 in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico.

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Tarah was born on October 1st, 1979.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 5 5 0
1964 6 6 0
1966 5 5 0
1968 7 7 0
1969 14 14 0
1970 17 17 0
1971 25 25 0
1972 42 42 0
1973 32 32 0
1974 45 45 0
1975 51 51 0
1976 80 80 0
1977 145 145 0
1978 133 133 0
1979 117 117 0
1980 179 179 0
1981 212 212 0
1982 205 205 0
1983 262 262 0
1984 265 265 0
1985 267 267 0
1986 188 188 0
1987 196 196 0
1988 212 212 0
1989 196 196 0
1990 184 184 0
1991 152 152 0
1992 125 125 0
1993 126 126 0
1994 130 130 0
1995 95 95 0
1996 100 100 0
1997 108 108 0
1998 75 75 0
1999 82 82 0
2000 57 57 0
2001 58 58 0
2002 40 40 0
2003 57 57 0
2004 46 46 0
2005 44 44 0
2006 40 40 0
2007 29 29 0
2008 30 30 0
2009 29 29 0
2010 27 27 0
2011 29 29 0
2012 11 11 0
2013 17 17 0
2014 16 16 0
2015 20 20 0
2016 18 18 0
2017 16 16 0

Where is the name Tarah popular?

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Popularity of Tarah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Tarah

  • How Popular is the name Tarah? Tarah is the 3,950th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tarah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,667 babies born with the first name Tarah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tarah to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tarah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tarah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tarah is Saturday, May 3rd, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Tarah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tarah was in 1985 with a total of 267 babies.
  • Random Tarah Factoid: According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tarah is not a popular baby girl's name in Colorado. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1982.
  • Weird things about the name Tarah: Your name in reverse order is Harat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Thaar. How do you pronounce that?

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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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