What does Tia mean?
Tia /tia/ as a girls' name is pronounced TEE-ah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Tia is "aunt".
How popular is Tia?
Tia is a very popular first name for women (#749 out of 4276, Top 17%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#68782 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Tia for girls. Tia entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #261 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Cinthia, Lucretia, Tea, Tiana (#554 in recent rankings), Tianna and Tiara are the prominent related forms of Tia appearing in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Tiona, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Tia reached its most widespread in 1998 (average #594) and is somewhat lower today (#936, ▼84.3%), with forms like Tiara becoming less stylish. Tiana is the most fashionable birth name in this list.
Thinking of names?
Tia▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ta-, Tais, Taya▼, Te-, Thais, Thu, To, Toia and Toya. Other suggested similar baby names are Gia▲, Kia▼, Lia▲, Mia▲, Nia▲, Pia, Ria, Tina▼, Tisa, Tita, Xia and Zia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tia.