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Gender: F Meaning of Tenzin: "protector of Dharma" Origin of Tenzin: Tibetan

Tenzin is a name with special significance for Buddhists, being the first name of the Dalai Lama; it was chosen for his daughter by the late Beastie Boy Adam Yauch.

Famous People Named Tenzin

Tenzin Lasek, daughter of American pro skateboarder Bucky Lasek
religious name of the Dalai Lama

Pop Culture References for the name Tenzin

Tenzin is the name of Aang and Katara's son in Legend of Korra.