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".
(female) Tima, Tiva, ..
(male) Tiata, Tiate, ..
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 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #261 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #1258 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Cinthia, Lucretia, Tea, Tiana (#554 in recent rankings), Tianna (#1330), Tiara (#1981), Tiona, Tionna and Tyana are the prominent related forms of Tia (#1258 in recent rankings) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Tianne, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Tia reached its most widespread in 1995 (average #1175) and has become much lower since, with forms like Tiara becoming less stylish.
Tia▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ta-, Tais, Taya▼, Te-, Thais, Thu, To, Toia and Toya. Other suggested similar 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.