What does Natasha mean?
Natasha \n(a)-ta-sha\ as a girls' name is pronounced na-TAH-shah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Natasha is "birthday". Russian pet form of Natalya. See also Noel. Actress Natasha Richardson.
Natasha▼ has 27 variants: Nastaliya, Nastalya, Nataasha, Natacha, Natachia, Natacia, Natajha, Natasa, Natascha, Natashah, Natashenka, Natashia, Natashia, Natashja, Natasia, Natasja, Natassija, Natisha, Natosha, Natucha, Tash, Tasha▼, Tashia, Tashie, Tassiana, Tosha▼ and Toshia.
Natasha is a very popular first name for women (#311 out of 4276, Top 7%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Natasha for girls. Natasha was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #75 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is presently at #644. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Natasha and related names. Prominent variation forms of Natasha (#644 the previous year) listed in the Top 1000 are Latasha, Natalia (#111 the previous year), Natalie (#23), Natalya (#998), Natosha, Noel, Tasha and Tosha. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1980-1989 and is now significantly less, with forms like Natalya, Natasha, Noel, Tasha and Tosha becoming somewhat dated. Natalia (#111) and Natalie (#23) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Katasha. This name tends to be less frequently used than Natasha.