What does Tabitha mean?
Tabitha /ta-bi-tha/ as a girls' name is pronounced TAB-i-thah. It is of Aramaic origin, and the meaning of Tabitha is "gazelle". Biblical: the Aramaic name of Dorcas, a kind woman noted for her good works, who was resurrected by Peter. Journalist Tabitha Soren.
(female) Tabitra, Tobitha, ..
(male) Tabiton, Tabity, ..
How popular is Tabitha?
Tabitha is a very popular first name for women (#496 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Tabitha for girls. Tabitha reached its peak rank of #151 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is currently at #919. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Dorcas, Tabatha and Tabetha are the popular variation forms of Tabitha (#919 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Tabitha was at its most widespread 3 decades ago (median #870) and has become much lower since (#1729, ▼91%), with forms like Tabatha becoming less stylish.
Suggested similar names are Abisha, Babita, Bartha, Catha, Dalisha, Danisha, Davisha, Doritha, Eartha, Jacintha, Jamisha, Juditha, Kalisha, Kanisha, Katisha, Lanisha, Latisha▼, Leitha, Maisha, Marisha, Matha, Nakisha, Ranisha, Sabetha, Tabina, Tacia, Tacitha, Tahira, Tahsha, Taija, Taima, Taina, Taisa, Taisha, Taisia, Tait, Taitt, Tajia, Tajiana, Takisha, Taleetha, Taletha, Talija, Talina, Talisa, Talisha, Talita, Talitha, Tamica, Tamiqua, Tamisha, Tanesha, Tania▼, Taniesha, Tanika, Tanisha▼, Tanishia, Tanita, Tanitia, Tanitra, Tannisha, Tanysha, Tarina, Tasiya, Tatia, Tatiana▼, Tazia, Telisha, Tenisha, Tinisha, Tisha▼, Tonisha, Tynisha, Yacintha and Zantha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tabitha.