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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tui

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  1. A New Zealand honeyeater, Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae

tui was also found in the following language(s): Daai Chin, Latin, Mandarin, Mizo, Rapa Nui, Rohingya, and Tahitian

Notable Persons Named Tui

Tui T. Sutherland is a children's literature author. Tui was born on July 31st, 1978 in Caracas.


Prince Tui Teka was a folk, contemporary, pacifica, folk music, and contemporary classical music actor and singer-songwriter. He plays Human voice, Guitar, and Saxophone. He was most active from 1951 to 1985. Prince was given the name Tui Latui on March 8th, 1937 in Ruatahuna. He left this life on January 23rd, 1985.


Tui Alailefaleula is a football player. Tui was born on November 5th, 1982 in Anchorage, Alaska.


Tui St. George Tucker is a musical artist.


Tui was born on April 29th, 1983 in United States.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Tui

John Tui is an actor. John was born John Tui in New Zealand.


Hendrik Tui is a rugby player for the Suntory Sungoliath. Hendrik was born on December 13th, 1987 in Auckland.


Yodtong Senanan was a muay thai trainer. Yodtong was given the name Pu Tui on August 28th, 1937 in Ban Pong District. Yodtong is also known as Yodtong Siriwalak, Yodtong Senanan, and Kru Tui. He died on February 28th, 2013.


Sara Tui is a soccer player for the UE L'Estartit, FVPR El Olivo, and UD Granadilla Tenerife Sur. Sara was born on May 23rd, 1989 in Tui, Pontevedra.


Hoani was born on May 29th, 1984 in Whanganui.


Andres Tui is an athlete for the JK Dünamo Tallinn.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tui U.S.
  White 7.30% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 67.98% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 12.36% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 11.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tui

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tui

  • How Popular is the name Tui? As a last name Tui was the 101,247th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Tui first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Tui is Sunday, September 24th, 1893.
  • How unique is the name Tui? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Tui. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Tui: Your name in reverse order is Iut. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Itu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tui? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 178 people with the last name Tui.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tui? Tui is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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