English occupational name
"leather tanner"

Tanner Origin and Meaning

The name Tanner is a boy's name of English origin meaning "leather tanner".

One of the hot two-syllable T names of the nineties (along with Tyler, Trevor, and Taylor), and well represented on soap operas; Tanner is still widely used, but its popularity is declining.

# 410 in the US

Tanner Rank in US Top 1000

# 1188 on Nameberry

Tanner Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Tanner Popularity

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Famous People Named Tanner

  • Tanner FoustAmerican racing driver
  • Tanner GlassCanadian ice hockey player
  • Tanner RoarkAmerican baseball pitcher
  • Tanner Ross ScheppersAmerican baseball player
  • Tanner Patrick HoweAmerican singer,songwriter of Disco Curtis
  • Tanner RichieAmerican actor
  • Tanner CohenAmerican actor
  • Tanner James MaguireAmerican actor
  • Tanner PearsonCanadian ice hockey player
  • Tanner Gregory PurdumAmerican NFL football player
  • (Andrew) Tanner WayneAmerican drummer
  • Tanner Gilbertsister of American actress Maya Gilbert
  • Tanner TolbertAmerican reality TV personality ("The Bachelorette" and "Bachelor in Paradise" )
  • Tanner BerneyAmerican actor & model
  • Tanner Elle Schneiderbirth name of singer Elle King

Tanner in Pop Culture

  • The Tannersfamily on TV show "Full House"
  • Tanner Sloancharacter on TV's "Baywatch"
  • Tanner Christiansencharacter in the YouTube series "Most Popular Girls in School"
  • Tanner Boylecharacter in film "The Bad News Bears"

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