Tania

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Female Female Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Creative spelling (Italian) of Tanja [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Tanja

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tania
Genitive: Tanias
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tania
Genitive: Tanian
Partitive: Taniaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tania
Genitive: Tanias
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tania
Genitive: Tanias

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Karen ('Tanne' / 'Tania') Christentze Blixen, Danish author (1885 - 1962) - In her case, Tanne was her childhood nickname, probably because she mispronounced her name Karen Christentze, and later she was called Tania after the fairy queen in Shakespeare's Midsummernight Dream (Titania).

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Denmark Denmark[7]
663 n.a. 1 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
529 640 0 1
Norway Norway[9]
164 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
n.a. 241 0 0
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Tania(f) Sources: [8][7][9][10]

Sources: [8] [7] [9] [10]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi