What does Talitha mean?
Talitha /tal-itha/ as a girls' name is pronounced ta-LEE-tha, TAL-a-thah. It is of Aramaic origin, and the meaning of Talitha is "little girl". Biblical: a reference to the resurrection of Jairus's daughter when Jesus said, "Child, arise". Actress Talitha Soto.
(female) Taitha, Tanitha, ..
(male) Talta, Taltan, ..
How popular is Talitha?
Talitha is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3010 out of 4276, Top 70%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Talitha for girls. Talitha was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #1691 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Talitha and corresponding names. Talisha is the only other prominent variation form of Talitha. Adoption of these forms of Talitha reached its most widespread 3 decades ago.
Suggested similar names are Caltha, Dalisha, Falisha, Kalisha, Lalita, Malisha, Malita, Malitia, Malitta, Tabatha▼, Tabbitha, Tabetha, Tabita, Tabitha▼, Tabotha (see Tabitha), Tabytha, Tacitha, Taisha, Takisha, Talia▲, Taliah, Talija, Talina, Talisa, Tamisha, Tanisha▼, Tanita, Tanitia, Tanitra and Telisha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Talitha.