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Gender: Male Pronunciation: TAH-NEH Origin of Tane: Polynesian, mythology name

The name Tane is a boy's name of Polynesian origin. Tane and is often added to lists like Mythology Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

The name of the powerful Polynesian sky god who set the sun and moon in place and studded the heavens with stars: a majestic legacy for a simple yet unusual name.

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Famous People Named Tane

Tane Aleksanteri ”Aleksi” Mäkelä, Finnish film director
Tane Mahuta Lewis, son of Lady Davina Lewis; granddaughter of the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester
Tiki Taane, New Zealand male musician

Pop Culture References for the name Tane

Tane Wilson, a character from Australian TV show Silversun
Tane, a minor character in the New Zealand film "Boy"

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