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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tarjan

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Alt. Meaning

T is for talent, hidden or not.

A is for aware, of your surroundings

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tarjan

Robert Endre Tarjan is a scientist in the field of computer science. Robert was born on April 30th, 1948 in Pomona, California.


James was born on February 22nd, 1952.


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Popularity of Tarjan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tarjan U.S.
  White 91.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tarjan

People with the last name Tarjan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Tarjan

  • How Popular is the name Tarjan? As a last name Tarjan was the 157,234th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Tarjan? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Tarjan was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Tarjan: Your name in reverse order is Najrat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tnjaar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tarjan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 103 people with the last name Tarjan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tarjan? Tarjan is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Tarjans Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Tarjan born Oct 25, 1967

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Canada approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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