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Tanis

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Variation of Tanith

Tanis Origin and Meaning

The name Tanis is a girl's name of Spanish origin.
This obscure name found in Sinclair Lewis's 1923 novel Babbitt is a bit hipper than most other is-ending names like Janis and Doris. It is a variation of Tanith, who is a Phoenician serpent goddess.
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20 Names Similar to Tanis

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Lists containing Tanis

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Famous People Named Tanis

  • Tanis GrayAmerican knitwear designer
  • Tanis Eva Bulkeley GuinnessBritish heiress
  • Tanis Millerblogger
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Tanis in Pop Culture

  • TanisGreek name for the Semitic goddess Tanith
  • Tanis Judiquecharacter in Sinclair Lewis's satirical novel 'Babbitt' (1922)
  • Tanisthe Sang,digger', an 1893 novel by Amelie Rives (Princess Troubetzkoy)
  • Tanis HalfElven, a main character in the 'Dragonlance' series by Margaret Weiss and Tracy Hickman
  • Tanisadorable little mummy in the movie 'Scooby,Doo and the Ghoul School'
  • Tanispodcast named for the ancient Egyptian city of Tanis
  • Anagram of "Saint"
  • TanisCree name meaning "daughter"
  • Tanisa character in the Canadian television sitcom 'Letterkenny'
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