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Tammany

What does Tammany mean?

Tammany Pronunciation of Tammany [tam-many] as a boys' name is of Native American Indian origin. Name of a Delaware Native American chief who was friendly to William Penn. After the American Revolution, "Tammany Societies" appeared for patriotic and social reasons, though by 1850, the members of New York's Tammany Society controlled New York's politics.

Associated with: chief (leader).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Tamun, Tommany, ..

(female) Tammana, Tamna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tammany Dylan (T.D.), ..

How popular is Tammany?

Tammany is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#115489 out of 150436, Top 77%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Tammany has yet to be recorded in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Tammany is alike in pronunciation to Temani. Other recommended names are Harmony, Tallan, Talmai, Talmon, Tamas, Tamhas, Tamsen, Tamson, Tannan, Taran, Tarran, Tarrant, Tasman, Taylan, Tazman, Tedman, Teman, Tilman, Tilmann, Timmy, Tommaso, Tommey, Tommy, Truman and Trumann (see Truman). These names tend to be more commonly used than Tammany.


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