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Tanya Meaning


What does Tanya mean?

The name Tanya is of Russian origin.

The meaning of Tanya is "fairy princess".

Tanya is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ta-ny-a.

The Given Name Tanya

Tanya is a diminutive of Tata. See Tata for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Tanya, is one of warmth and dazzle.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Tanya is unique yet compelling due to its daring and chic nature.

Tanya falls into the royal title name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Tanya Anne Crosby, and Tanya Franks.

Tanya Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,591 in baby name popularity for girls with 67 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,122 in baby name popularity for girls with 91 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Tanya has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Tanya Name Popularity Page.

Tanya Related Names

Tanya is a diminutive of Tata.

Famous Tanyas

  • Tanya ~ 1 hurricane
  • Tanya Anne Crosby ~ Writer
  • Tanya Franks ~ Actress

Tanya Numerology

What will your new littleTanya be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Tanya are often mature and grouchy but most of all they are read more >>

Tanya Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Tanya in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Tanya.

Just for fun, see the name Tanya in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Tanya in Nautical Flags page.