T Names - interesting - alphabetical order

  1. T.K.
    • Taio
      • Origin:

        Spanish, meaning unknown
      • Description:

        British singer-songwriter Jacob Taio Cruz dropped his first name, and has put his unusual middle on the map.
    • Tessa
      • Origin:

        Diminutive of Theresa
      • Meaning:

        "to reap, to gather"
      • Description:

        Tessa is one of those golden names that's been popular but not TOO popular for several decades now. Tessa has ranked in the Top 500 in the US since 1981 but has risen only once above Number 200.
    • Theo
      • Origin:

        Diminutive of Theodore
      • Meaning:

        "gift of God"
      • Description:

        See the popularity graph below for the name Theo? It's been heading straight uphill since 2010, when it hopped back onto the Top 1000 after a 60+ year absence.
    • Thia
      • Tommy
        • Origin:

          Diminutive of Thomas
        • Meaning:

          "twin"
        • Description:

          A surprising number of parents choose to put the nickname Tommy on their son's birth certificate rather than the more traditional Thomas. Perhaps even more surprising is thE fact that Tommy has never been off the United States popularity charts. More recently, however, the name has been trending downward.
      • Tori
        • Origin:

          Diminutive of Victoria or Japanese
        • Meaning:

          "victory; bird"
        • Description:

          A more modern nickname for Victoria than Vicky, Tori is used fairly frequently on its own, kept in the public eye by singer Tori Amos and actress Tori Spelling. Still, it's far from fashionable, sinking in the polls significantly since reaching a peak of Number 142 in 1994.
      • Torrance
        • Origin:

          Scottish habitational surname
        • Meaning:

          "from the hillocks"
        • Description:

          Popularized for girls after Kirsten Dunst portrayed high school cheerleading captain Torrance Shipman in the 2000 movie Bring it On. Tori is an easy nickname.
      • Ty
        • Origin:

          Diminutive of various Ty-beginning names
        • Description:

          As Tyler has begun to recede, a number of parents, including the Wayne Gretzkys, have cut straight to the livelier short form.
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