What does Tavish mean?
Tavish /tav-ish/ as a boys' name is pronounced TAV-issh. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin. Variant of Thomas. Also possibly "twin", or may also be linked to "teeve", an Irish word meaning "hillside". See also Tavin, Tavio, and Tavon. Singer and rock band leader Tav Falco.
How popular is Tavish?
Tavish is an unusual given name for men. Tavish is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Tavish and corresponding names. Tavion, Tavon and Thomas (#54 from current records) are the popular variation forms of Tavish (not ranked). Other forms, like Taveon, are uncommon. These forms of Tavish were popular with parents in 1996 (adoption of 0.398%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.315%, ▼21%), but with the version Tavon becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Recommended similar baby names are Davis, Daviss, Faivish, Gadish, Hamish, Harish, Parish, Tabasco, Tavi, Tavid, Tavie, Tobias, Toviach, Toviah, Travis and Traviss. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tavish.