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Tabitha Meaning


What does Tabitha mean?

The name Tabitha is of Aramaic and English origin.

The meaning of Tabitha is "gazelle".

Tabitha is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ta-bi-tha.

The Given Name Tabitha

Tabitha appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This 3 syllable name has spirit and charm.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Tabitha falls into the animal name category.

Tabitha Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,096 in baby name popularity for girls with 226 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,051 in baby name popularity for girls with 244 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Tabitha Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Tabitha has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Tabitha to other names.

Tabitha Related Names

Variants of the name Tabitha include Tabatha.

The name Dorcas is a form of Tabitha.

Tabitha has the diminutives (nicknames) Tabby, Tabea.

Famous Tabithas

  • Tabitha ~ Biblical Character (Acts 9:36)

Tabitha Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Tabitha.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Tabitha Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Tabitha.

Just for fun, see the name Tabitha 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 Tabitha in Nautical Flags page.