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What does Tiffany mean?

Tiffany Pronunciation of Tiffany [tiffany] as a girls' name is pronounced TIF-a-nee. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Tiffany is "revelation of God". Variant of the Greek Theophania. In many Christian countries, girls born on January 6, the Feast of the Epiphany, are given some form of this name. The feast commemorates the day when the three Magi saw the infant Jesus. To modern Christians, the Magi were Gentiles, and thus their visit to the baby Jesus is the "revelation of God" to the non-Jewish world. Now, the name is associated with Tiffany & Co, the New York jeweler, giving it connotations of upper-class luxury. Donald Trump named his baby Marla Maples Tiffany. Actress Tiffani Thiessen.

Associated with: greek, modern, jewish (israeli), luxury (hope).

Variations

Tiffany has 17 variants: Theophanie, Tifara, Tifennie, Tiffaney, Tiffani, Tiffanie, Tiffenie, Tiffeny, Tiffie, Tiffney, Tiffy, Tiphanie, Tiphara, Tiphenie, Tipheny, Tyffany and Tyffenie.

Creative forms:
(female) Tifan, Tifany, ..

(male) Tifin, Tifon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tiffany Ivana (T.I.), ..

How popular is Tiffany?

Tiffany is a very popular first name for females (#110 out of 4276, Top 3%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#6472 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Tiffany was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #11 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is at #494 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Tiffaney, Tiffani and Tiffanie are the prominent variation forms of Tiffany (#494 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Tiffany were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (average #570) and are now much less conventional (#1623, 98%), with versions like Tiffany becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tiffany, Tiffaney, Tiffani, Tiffanie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Taffy, Tiana, Tiane, Tiani, Tiny, Tirian, Tiryan, Titanya, Tivian, Tivyan and Tiziana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tiffany.

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