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What does Tawnya mean?

Tawnya Pronunciation of Tawnya [tawnya] as a girls' name is of Russian 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).

Associated with: russian, green, golden, brown.


Tawnya has 21 variants: Tahna, Tahnee, Tahni, Tahnia, Tahnya, Taina, Tana, Tanee, Taneea, Taney, Tania, Tanja, Tawna, Tawnee, Tawney, Tawni, Tawnia, Tawnie, Tonnya, Tonya and Tonyah.

2 more different relations via Tanya, Tawny: Tanita and Tarnya.

Creative forms:
(female) Tannya, Tinya, ..

(male) Tawry, Tawtyr, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tawnya Bryleigh (T.B.), ..

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. Demographics)

Tawnya entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #676 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tawnya name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tawnya outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Tania (#1481 in recent rankings), Tanya (#1933), Tonya, Tawny, Tawni, Tanja, Taina and Tana are the popular varying forms of Tawnya. Other variants, like Tawney, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Tawnya was at its apex in the 1970s (median #994) and has become much less since (#1934, 99% less usage).

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tanya, Tawni, Tawny, Tonya in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Tawnya is pronounced similarly to Tanaia, Tanaya, Tanea, Tawana, Teana, Teanna, Teena, Teina, Tena, Tenaya, Teona, Teonna, Tiahna, Tiana, Tianna, Tiauna, Tina, Tiny, Tona, Tonia, Tony, Tonye, Tunna, Tyana and Tyanna. Other recommended names are Aanya, Dahnya, Danya, Dawna, Fanya, Fawna, Fawnia, Fawnya, Hannya, Manya, Marnya, Panya, Taima, Tallya, Talya, Tama, Tamma, Tammy, Tanga, Tarnia, Tasiya, Tasya, Taya, Thana, Tiona, Tionna and Vanya. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tawnya.

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