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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tigran mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Tigran

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  • A submission from Armenia says the name Tigran means "King's name" and is of Unknown origin.
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Notable Persons Named Tigran

Tigran Petrosian was a chess player. He holds the title Grandmaster(1952) and Grandmaster (chess). Tigran was given the name Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian on June 17th, 1929 in Tiflis, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union. He passed away on August 13th, 1984.


Tigran Hamasyan is a jazz musician. He was most active from 2001 to present. Tigran was born on July 17th, 1987 in Gyumri.


He holds the title Grandmaster and Grandmaster (chess). Tigran was born Tigran L. Petrosian on September 17th, 1984.


Tigran Sargsyan is a Chairman of the board of the Eurasian Economic Commission, Ambassador of Armenia in the United States, Chairman of the board of theEurasian Economic Commission, Prime Minister of Armenia, and 3rd Chairman of theCentral Bank of Armenia. Tigran was born on January 29th, 1960 in Vanadzor.


Tigran was born on January 27th, 1939 in Beirut.


Tigran was born on June 9th, 1988 in Gyumri.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tigran

Aram was born in 1934. He breathed his last breath on August 8th, 2009.


Fun Facts about the name Tigran

  • How Popular is the name Tigran? Tigran is the 20,831st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tigran have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 328 babies born with the first name Tigran in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tigran to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tigran? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Tigran first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tigran is Wednesday, November 29th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Tigran born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tigran was in 2009 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Tigran Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tigran is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Tigran: Your name in reverse order is Nargit. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ntirag. 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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