What does Tennessee mean?
The name Tennessee is of Native American Cherokee origin.
The meaning of Tennessee is "place name".
Tennessee is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Te-nne-ssee.
The Given Name Tennessee
Tennessee is an enchanting and memorable name.
Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.
Tennessee is also great as a middle name.
Tennessee falls into the place name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Tennessee Williams.
In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 4,276
in baby name popularity for boys with 24 occurrences. It ranked 5,557
in baby name popularity for girls with 24 occurrences.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,860 in baby name popularity for boys with 28 occurrences. It ranked 5,094 in baby name popularity for girls with 27 occurrences.
Want to see how Tennessee sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Tennessee Name Popularity Page.
Tennessee Related Names
- Tennessee Williams ~ Writer
Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Tennessee.
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Tennessee Name Fun
Be creative with the name Tennessee.
Just for fun, see the name Tennessee 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 Tennessee in Nautical Flags page.