What does Tina mean?
Tina /tina/ as a girls' name is pronounced TEE-nah. It is of Latin origin. Name ending, particularly of Christina, used as an independent name and in combination with other names. Rock singer Tina Turner; actress Tina Louise; playwright Tina Howe; basketball player Tina Thompson.
(female) Tauna, Tinae, ..
(male) Tima, Titay, ..
How popular is Tina?
Tina is a very popular first name for women (#92 out of 4276, Top 2%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#55609 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name statistics of Tina for girls. Tina reached its apex position of #29 in the U.S. in the 1970s, and is at #1477 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Tina and corresponding names. Valentina (#112 a year ago), Christina (#326), Celeste (#467), Constance (#1599), Martina (#1662), Tinamarie, Tiny, Bettina, Ina, Tena, Augusta, Stina, Teena and Kit are the popular alternative forms of Tina (#1477 a year ago). Other forms, like Teyna, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Tina was common among parents 4 decades ago (average #1232) and is now much reduced (#1576, 86% less usage), with forms such as Celeste becoming somewhat outmoded. Christina is the steady favorite, though Valentina has become popular as well over time.
Tina▼ is pronounced similarly to Tanaia, Tanaya, Tanea, Taneea, Tani, Tania▼, Tanja, Tawana▼, Tawni, Tawnya, Teanna, Tenaya, Teona, Tiauna, Tinie, Toini, Tona, Toni▼, Tonie, Tony, Tonya▼, Tonyah, Tonye, Tyana and Tyanna. Other recommended names are Aina, Bina, Dina▼, Fina, Gina▼, Jina, Lina, Mina, Nina, Rina, Sina, Taima, Tama, Thana, Tia▼, Tiane, Tinka, Tiona, Tionna, Tisa, Tita, Toma, Trina▼, Vina▼, Wina and Zina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tina.