Gender: Female Origin of Tanith: Phoenician mythological name

Tanith Origin and Meaning

The name Tanith is a girl's name of Ancient_Languages/Civilizations origin.

Name of the Phoenician deity who was the patron of Carthage, goddess of the moon, and a fertility figure. Variations include Tanit, Tanis, and Tanitha. The name is frequently misinterpreted to be an Irish name meaning "estate." Despite this august heritage, the original form of the name is a bit lispy for use in modern English-speaking lands.

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JossieChris Says:


Eww named after the Goddess of Love! Fantastic! And Tanith Belbin is so gorgeous. This is a fun add to my list. The nn Tansi or Tippi perhaps.

Bobcat108 Says:


If Judith isn't lispy, I see no reason why Tanith is.