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316
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Tina

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 17 17 0
1881 19 19 0
1882 28 28 0
1883 21 21 0
1884 24 24 0
1885 32 32 0
1886 32 32 0
1887 25 25 0
1888 40 40 0
1889 40 40 0
1890 39 39 0
1891 31 31 0
1892 35 35 0
1893 46 46 0
1894 42 42 0
1895 45 45 0
1896 51 51 0
1897 51 51 0
1898 49 49 0
1899 42 42 0
1900 53 53 0
1901 47 47 0
1902 44 44 0
1903 44 44 0
1904 56 56 0
1905 58 58 0
1906 49 49 0
1907 55 55 0
1908 41 41 0
1909 52 52 0
1910 58 58 0
1911 59 59 0
1912 81 81 0
1913 89 89 0
1914 108 108 0
1915 133 133 0
1916 127 127 0
1917 137 137 0
1918 128 128 0
1919 120 120 0
1920 127 127 0
1921 126 126 0
1922 141 141 0
1923 150 150 0
1924 142 142 0
1925 137 137 0
1926 126 126 0
1927 150 150 0
1928 137 137 0
1929 130 130 0
1930 143 143 0
1931 108 108 0
1932 123 123 0
1933 107 107 0
1934 118 118 0
1935 104 104 0
1936 117 117 0
1937 126 126 0
1938 107 107 0
1939 145 145 0
1940 172 172 0
1941 156 156 0
1942 244 244 0
1943 359 359 0
1944 359 359 0
1945 440 440 0
1946 478 478 0
1947 541 541 0
1948 578 578 0
1949 644 639 5
1950 729 729 0
1951 838 833 5
1952 1,099 1,099 0
1953 1,098 1,098 0
1954 1,238 1,238 0
1955 3,278 3,271 7
1956 5,339 5,325 14 #88 girl name
1957 5,869 5,858 11 #80 girl name
1958 6,636 6,621 15 #71 girl name
1959 7,935 7,919 16 #53 girl name
1960 9,151 9,128 23 #46 girl name
1961 10,550 10,521 29 #41 girl name
1962 12,805 12,782 23 #33 girl name
1963 12,195 12,157 38 #35 girl name
1964 12,577 12,552 25 #34 girl name
1965 12,853 12,823 30 #29 girl name
1966 13,938 13,890 48 #23 girl name
1967 14,216 14,159 57 #21 girl name
1968 14,816 14,769 47 #18 girl name
1969 13,655 13,604 51 #22 girl name
1970 13,909 13,866 43 #21 girl name
1971 13,311 13,264 47 #20 girl name
1972 11,555 11,518 37 #18 girl name
1973 9,345 9,309 36 #24 girl name
1974 8,715 8,665 50 #25 girl name
1975 7,091 7,064 27 #35 girl name
1976 5,767 5,749 18 #48 girl name
1977 4,967 4,949 18 #58 girl name
1978 5,721 5,697 24 #45 girl name
1979 4,699 4,676 23 #58 girl name
1980 4,278 4,259 19 #72 girl name
1981 3,837 3,820 17 #80 girl name
1982 3,233 3,218 15 #90 girl name
1983 2,755 2,741 14 #100 girl name
1984 2,512 2,503 9
1985 2,611 2,599 12
1986 1,971 1,961 10
1987 1,819 1,810 9
1988 1,610 1,604 6
1989 1,329 1,322 7
1990 1,187 1,180 7
1991 1,025 1,025 0
1992 890 890 0
1993 814 806 8
1994 720 720 0
1995 625 625 0
1996 582 577 5
1997 501 501 0
1998 431 431 0
1999 433 433 0
2000 453 453 0
2001 395 395 0
2002 380 380 0
2003 378 378 0
2004 351 351 0
2005 331 331 0
2006 283 283 0
2007 254 254 0
2008 222 222 0
2009 214 214 0
2010 161 161 0
2011 174 174 0
2012 178 178 0
2013 146 146 0
2014 150 150 0
2015 156 156 0

Fun Facts about the name Tina

  • How many people with the first name Tina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 292,067 babies born with the first name Tina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tina to occupy the territory of French Polynesia (France) with an estimated population of 277,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 17 new born babies.
  • When was Tina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tina is Tuesday, March 16th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Tina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tina was in 1968 with a total of 14,769 babies. That's a lot of babies named Tina!
  • Random Tina Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tina ranks 13th in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 56 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Tina: Your name in reverse order is Anit. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tnai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tina? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 316 people with the last name Tina.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tina? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tina as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

Where is the name Tina popular?

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Popularity of Tina as a first name

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Popularity of Tina as a last name

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Common last names for Tina

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  • Martin
  • Clark
  • Taylor
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tina U.S.
  White 51.90% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 19.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.13% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tina

People with the last name Tina are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, Two or More Ethnicities, or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Tina" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tina as well as things modernly associated with the name Tina such as celebrities named Tina.

English

Origin and Meaning of Tina

The name "Tina" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of names ending in tina". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

Short form of Christina or of any female name ending in -tina, such as Martina or Albertina.

  1. A female given name.
  2. A lake in Alaska, near/around Anchorage.

Tina was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Faroese, German, Italian, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons With the Name Tina

Tina Turner

Tina Turner is an influential somebody. Her career lasted from 1958 to 1958. Tina was given the name Anna Mae Bullock on November 26th, 1939 in Nutbush, Tennessee, U.S. Tina is also known as Anna Mae Turner, Tina Turner Bach, Little Ann, and Ann.

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Tina Fey

Tina Fey is an actress, comedian, writer, and producer. She was most active from 1997 to present. Tina was given the name Elizabeth Stamatina Fey on May 18th, 1970 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Tina Louise

Tina Louise is an actress, singer, and author. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1952 to 2004. Tina was given the name Tina Blacker on February 11th, 1934 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Twinkle Khanna

Twinkle Khanna is an actress, interior designer, film producer, and columnist. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1995 to 2001. Twinkle was given the name Tina Jatin Khanna by her parents Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia on December 29th, 1973 in Pune, Maharashtra, India.

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Tina Beyincé-Lawson

Tina Beyincé-Lawson is an influential somebody. Tina was given the name Célestine Ann Beyincé on January 4th, 1954 in Galveston, Texas.

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Tina Majorino

Tina Majorino is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to 1999. Tina was given the name Tina Marie Majorino on February 7th, 1985 in Westlake, Los Angeles.

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  • Tina Weymouth
    (musician)
  • Tina Ambani
    (beauty queen)
  • Tina Desai
    (actress)
  • Tina Anselmi
    (prime minister)
  • Tina Arena
    (famous human)
  • Tina Dutta
    (actress)
  • Tina Brown
    (journalist)
  • Tina O'Brien
    (actress)
  • Tina Karol
    (singer)
  • Tina Charles
    (basketball player)
  • Tina Modotti
    (artist)
  • Tina Maze
    (skier)
  • Tina Cole
    (actor)
  • Tina Aumont
    (influential somebody)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tina

Samanta Tīna

Samanta Tīna is a pop music, dance-pop, and contemporary r&b singing. They have had major accomplishments since 2010. Samanta was given the name Samanta Poļakova on March 31st, 1989 in Tukums. Samanta is also known as Polakova and Samanta.

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Omoh Oyathelemi Tina

Omoh Oyathelemi Tina is an athlete for the Sunshine Queens.

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What does the name Tina mean?

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Iis for impress, for impress you will.

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Ais for able, for you surely are.

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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). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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