Gender: Female Meaning of Tania: "belonging to the house of Tatius" Origin of Tania: Russian, diminutive of Tatiana

Tania Origin and Meaning

The name Tania is a girl's name meaning "belonging to the house of Tatius".

Tania is a Russian name that has been fully integrated into the American name pool, retaining just a touch of its Slavic flavor. It started as a pet form of Tatiana, which is beginning to be used in this country as well. Also spelled Tanya, as in country singer Tanya Tucker.

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paulapuddephatt Says:


Lovely name, originally preferred this spelling but then started to like Tanya a lot and don't have a firm favourite right now