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Origin and Meaning of Tequila

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Te*qui"la
An intoxicating liquor made from the maguey in the district of Tequila, Mexico.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Mexican liquor made from fermented juices of an agave plant
Wiktionary

Borrowing from Spanish tequila, from Nahuatl Tequillan (a town in Mexico where the drink was originally made).

  1. An alcoholic liquor distilled from the fermented juice of the Central American century plant Agave tequilana

tequila was also found in the following language(s): Estonian, Finnish, French, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons With the Name Tequila

Tequila Yuen is a police officer and hong kong police force.

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TeQuila is a rhythm, blues, afro pop music, and house music singing. She plays Vocals. She was most prominent from 2005 to present. TeQuila was given the name Tekla Iita on January 27th, 1985 in Cuanza Sul Province. TeQuila is also known as Iita and Tekla.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tequila

Tila Tequila is a leading human. She has had major accomplishments since 2001. Tila was given the name Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen on October 24th, 1981 in Singapore.

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TeQuila is a rhythm, blues, afro pop music, and house music singing. She plays Vocals. She was most prominent from 2005 to present. TeQuila was given the name Tekla Iita on January 27th, 1985 in Cuanza Sul Province. TeQuila is also known as Iita and Tekla.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 20 20 0
1959 9 9 0
1962 7 7 0
1966 5 5 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 14 14 0
1972 20 20 0
1973 16 16 0
1974 31 31 0
1975 55 55 0
1976 90 90 0
1977 128 128 0
1978 118 118 0
1979 97 97 0
1980 95 95 0
1981 107 107 0
1982 83 83 0
1983 84 84 0
1984 82 82 0
1985 78 78 0
1986 76 76 0
1987 55 55 0
1988 63 63 0
1989 127 127 0
1990 99 99 0
1991 83 83 0
1992 90 90 0
1993 58 58 0
1994 71 71 0
1995 32 32 0
1996 38 38 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 25 25 0
1999 34 34 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 16 16 0
2002 11 11 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 7 7 0
2005 15 15 0
2006 9 9 0
2007 6 6 0
2009 6 6 0
2011 5 5 0

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Popularity of Tequila as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Tequila

  • How Popular is the name Tequila? Tequila is the 6,306th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tequila have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,129 babies born with the first name Tequila in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tequila 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 Tequila? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given as a first name to 20 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Tequila born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tequila was in 1977 with a total of 128 babies.
  • Random Tequila Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tequila is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Tequila: Your name in reverse order is Aliuqet. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eqtiaul. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Tequila mean?

Tis for tender, loving nature.

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Qis for quiet, your peaceful evenings.

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Iis for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

Lis for love, everlasting.

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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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).
  • 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.