Meaning and name origin
Tabatha \t(a)-ba-tha\ as a girl's name is of Aramaic origin, and the meaning of Tabatha is "gazelle". Tabatha is a variant of Tabitha (Aramaic); biblical: the Aramaic name of Dorcas, a kind woman noted for her good works, who was resurrected by Peter.
Tabatha is a very popular first name for females (#761 out of 4276, Top 18%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tabatha for girls. Tabatha reached its highest rank of #339 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Tabatha and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Tabitha (#919) and Tabatha. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Tabita. This name tends to be less commonly used than Tabatha.