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Tad meaning and name origin
Tad \tad\ as a boy's name is pronounced tad. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Tad is "heart". Short form of Thaddeus (Aramaic). "Tad" is also an American slang for "small". Tad is also an anglicized form of Gaelic Tadhg.
Tad has 2 variant forms: Tadd and Thad.
Baby names that sound like Tad are Ted, Tadi and Tod.
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Popularity of Tad
Tad is a somewhat popular first name for men (#935 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people. (1990 U.S. Census)
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