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Gender: F Meaning of Tana: "fire or star goddess" Origin of Tana: Greek

An Ethiopian place-name and diminutive for several Slavic names that's somewhat slight but is enjoying new visibility thanks to bestselling mystery writer Tana French.

Famous People Named Tana

Tana Ramsay, cookbook author and wife of chef Gordon Ramsay
Táňa Fischerová, a Czech actress, writer, television host, politician and civic activist
Tana French, an Irish novelist and theatrical actress
Tana Goertz, a contestant on season 3 of "The Apprentice"
Tana Hoban, an American-born author and photographer

Pop Culture References for the Name Tana

Tana Moon, reporter in Metropolis in the "Superboy" comics
Tana, character from Nintendo and Intelligent System's "Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones"
Tana and Riri, in Gujarati folklore, twin sisters who chose to die rather than sing in Akbar's court

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