• 2k Tiny
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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Tiny

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Ti"ny
Very small; little; puny.

Etymology: Probably fr. tine teen, trouble, distress, vexation

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Very small ("tiny feet")
Wiktionary

From Middle English tine, tyne (“very small”) + -y. Perhaps from tine.

  1. A small child; an infant.
  2. Anything very small.

Notable Persons Named Tiny

Tiny Tim was an americana (music) musician. He plays Ukulele, guitar, and vocals. He was most prominent from 1962 to 1996. Tiny was given the name Herbert Khaury on April 12th, 1932 in Manhattan, New York City, United States. He breathed his last breath on November 30th, 1996.

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Tiny Tim" Cratchit is a fictional character.

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Tiny Kox is a Senate leader - Socialist Party Senate of the Netherlands, Member of the Senate, and Senate (Netherlands). His ongoing career started in 2003. Tiny was given the name Martinus Josephus Maria Kox on May 6th, 1953 in Zeelst. Tiny is also known as Kox and Martinus Josephus Maria.

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Tiny Lund is a nascar driver.

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Tiny Ron Taylor is a film, television actor, television, and televisionactor. Tiny was given the name Ronald Taylor on November 21st, 1947 in Torrance, California.

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Tiny Thompson was a hockey player. He was most active from 1928 to 1941. Tiny was born on May 31st, 1903 in Sandon, British Columbia. He passed away on February 9th, 1981.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tiny

Mr. Desmond Tiny is a leading human.

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Tieng Tiny is a soccer player for the Cambodia Tiger FC, Khemara Keila FC, Nagaworld FC, Phnom Penh Crown FC, Cambodia national under-23 football team, and Cambodia national football team. Tieng was born on June 9th, 1986 in Siem Reap.

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Carlos Tiny is an influential person.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 5 5 0
1882 8 8 0
1884 13 13 0
1886 6 6 0
1887 7 7 0
1888 12 12 0
1889 6 6 0
1890 10 10 0
1891 5 5 0
1892 7 7 0
1893 14 14 0
1894 7 7 0
1896 14 14 0
1897 7 7 0
1898 15 15 0
1899 7 7 0
1900 14 14 0
1901 14 14 0
1902 15 15 0
1903 13 13 0
1904 17 17 0
1905 16 16 0
1906 17 17 0
1907 14 14 0
1908 16 16 0
1909 20 20 0
1910 33 33 0
1911 19 19 0
1912 30 30 0
1913 31 31 0
1914 17 17 0
1915 42 37 5
1916 44 33 11
1917 50 50 0
1918 56 51 5
1919 47 39 8
1920 69 58 11
1921 40 40 0
1922 50 41 9
1923 64 56 8
1924 58 53 5
1925 60 54 6
1926 34 29 5
1927 41 35 6
1928 22 22 0
1929 38 33 5
1930 26 26 0
1931 30 30 0
1932 42 42 0
1933 35 27 8
1934 38 33 5
1935 34 34 0
1936 41 35 6
1937 32 32 0
1938 36 36 0
1939 36 31 5
1940 34 29 5
1941 22 22 0
1942 25 25 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 24 24 0
1945 26 26 0
1946 16 11 5
1947 17 17 0
1948 20 15 5
1949 17 17 0
1950 19 19 0
1951 24 19 5
1952 21 21 0
1953 21 21 0
1954 24 15 9
1955 29 29 0
1956 16 16 0
1957 18 13 5
1958 30 23 7
1959 20 15 5
1960 28 21 7
1961 18 18 0
1962 16 16 0
1963 13 13 0
1964 20 20 0
1965 20 20 0
1966 20 20 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 14 14 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 8 8 0
1972 11 11 0
1973 11 11 0
1975 11 11 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 12 12 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 5 5 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 6 6 0
1987 7 7 0
1992 5 5 0
1993 6 6 0

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Popularity of Tiny as a first name

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Common last names for Tiny

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Fun Facts about the name Tiny

  • How Popular is the name Tiny? Tiny is the 6,196th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tiny have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,248 babies born with the first name Tiny in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tiny 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 Tiny? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tiny first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tiny is Thursday, July 21st, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Tiny born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tiny was in 1920 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Tiny Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tiny is not a popular baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Tiny: Your name in reverse order is Ynit. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ynti. How do you pronounce that?

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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.
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