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What does Tanita mean?

Tanita Pronunciation of Tanita [tani-ta] as a name for girls is of Russian origin. Tanita is a variant form of Tanya (Russian): short variant of Tatiana.

Associated with: russian.


15 related forms via Tanya: Tahna, Tahni, Tahnia, Tahnya, Taina, Tana, Tanazia, Tanee, Taneea, Tania, Tanja, Tarnya, Tawnya, Tonnya and Tonya.

Creative forms:
(female) Thanita, ..

(male) Tanidi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tanita Whitney (T.W.), ..

How popular is Tanita?

Tanita is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#130443 out of 150436, Top 87%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Tania (#1481 the previous year), Tanya (#1933), Tawnya, Tonya, Tanja, Tana and Taina are the prominent related forms of Tanita (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Tanita reached the apex of their popularity 5 decades ago (adoption of 0.7%) and are now significantly less popular, with versions such as Tanya going out of style. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Taina, Tana, Tania, Tanja, Tanya in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tawnya, Tonya in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tanita and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Anita, Annita, Arnita, Benita, Candita, Danica, Danila, Danira, Danit, Danita, Denita, Fania, Ganit, Hania, Hanina, Hanita, Haniya, Jania, Janica, Janina, Janit, Janita, Jonita, Karita, Laanita (see Anita), Lalita, Larita, Malita, Manika, Nania, Nenita, Onita, Paniya, Ranite, Ranith, Renita, Sarita, Shanita, Tabina, Tabita, Tabitha, Tacitha, Tahira, Taija, Taima, Taisa, Tait, Tajia, Talia, Talija, Talita, Talitha, Tamika, Tanaya, Tandie, Tandy, Tanea, Tanga, Tanis, Tanisha, Tanitia, Tasia, Tasiya, Tatia, Tavia, Tawnia, Tonia, Tonica, Tonina, Unita, Vania, Vanina, Vanity, Venita and Wanita. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tanita.

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