What does Tatiana mean?
Tatiana /ta-tia-na/ as a girls' name is pronounced ta-TYA-nah, tat-YAH-nah. It is of Russian and Latin origin. Feminine of Tatius, a Roman family clan name. A king by this name was said to have reigned over the Sabines and the Romans with the legendary Romulus. Also the name of a third-century saint. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg named her second daughter Tatiana. See also Tiana. Actress Tatyana Ali; opera celebrity Tatiana Troyannos.
Tatiana▲ has 23 variants: Taitiann, Taitiann, Taitianna, Tajana, Tania▼, Tanya▼, Tassiana, Tati, Tatia, Tatiania, Tatianna▼, Tatie, Tatihana, Tatijana, Tatiyana, Tatjana, Tatyana▼, Tatyanah, Tatyanna, Taziana, Tetyana, Tiatiana and Tonya▼.
Related girl name: Titania.more]
How popular is Tatiana?
Tatiana is a very prominent first name for females (#1282 out of 4276, Top 30%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Tatiana for girls. Tatiana entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #213 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is presently at #577. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Tatiana (#577 2 years ago) are Tania, Tanya, Tatianna, Tatyana, Tatyanna, Tiana (#554 2 years ago), Tianna and Tonya. Other forms, like Tiani, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Tatiana was well-received in the year 1995 (average #545) and is somewhat less today (#903, ▼78.8%), with forms such as Tania, Tanya, Tatianna, Tianna and Tonya falling out of style. Tatiana has generally been popular among parents, though Tiana is now the preferred form. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Tatiana and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Tajiana. This name tends to be less frequently used than Tatiana.