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.
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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, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking 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 4 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.See names in meaning and etymology.