What does Tawnya mean?
Tawnya /ta-w-nya/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Russian, Irish and Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Tawnya is "a green field; golden brown". Tawnya is an alternate spelling of Tanya (Russian): short transcription of Tatiana. Tawnya is also a form of Tawny (Irish, Old English).
How popular is Tawnya?
Tawnya is a very prominent first name for women (#1610 out of 4276, Top 38%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Tawnya for girls. Tawnya entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #712 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Tonya, Tawny, Tanya, Tana, Tania and Taina are the popular varying forms of Tawnya. Variants like Tonnya are seldom used. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4237%) and has become much less since, with the versions Tania, Tanya, Tonya and Tana becoming less in vogue. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Tawnya and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)