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Tania: What Does This Baby Girl Name Mean?

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The Russian girl name Tania has a more exotic and elegant appeal to many although it may sound a lot like the name Tonya. It is also more classical than the countryfied version. The name Tania comes from another name which is Tatiana. Are you curious about its meaning? Well, let’s take a look at the different meanings of the girl name Tania.

Its Origin and Meaning

The girl name Tania’s meaning is “belonging to the house of Tatius”. This name is a Russian name for girls that was fully integrated into the American names list, retaining the Slavic touch of the name. Moreover, the name Tania started as a shortened version of the name Tatiana, which is used in the country as well. The name can also be spelled as Tanya that is inspired by the famous singer, Tanya Tucker. 

English Meaning of Tania

The girl name Tania’s meaning in English is that it is the abbreviation and variant of the name Tatiana which is the female version of the Roman culture’s clan name, Tatius.

Russian Meaning of Tania

The Russian meaning of the name Tania has originated to give honor to an early Christian martyr. 

Numerology of Tania

People with the name Tania or Tanya has a soul-urge number of number 11. Girls with the name Tania tend to have the desire of helping and inspiring people for higher causes. They also want to share their own strong views mostly about spiritual matters. On the other hand, the name Tania has an expression number of 9 and women with the name Tania or Tanya are compassionate, passionate, romantic, and intuitive. Furthermore, they are humanitarian and they mostly take professions where they can help people. They are also broadminded and generous; they tend to be a lot affectionate and giving so they can be forced on. A girl named Tania can be romantic and she falls in love easily. So, she may be easily hurt and she’s sometimes quick-tempered as well. 

Famous Namesakes

Tanya Roberts

Victoria Leigh Blum is her real name with a stage name, Tanya Roberts. She is an American actress who became famous for her role as Julie Rogers on the final season of Charlie’s Angels and as Midge Pinciotti on That ’70s Show.

Tania Raymonde

She played the role of Cynthia Sanders at the TV series Malcolm in the Middle between the years 2000-2002 and is a famous American actress. Her next famous role was as Alex Rousseau in the ABC series Lost from 2006 to 2010 then she appeared in the Lionsgate film Texas Chainsaw 3D that was released in January 2013. 

Tanya Tucker

With the name, Tanya Denise Tucker, she became a famous American country singer with her first hit “Delta Dawn”, in 1972 at the age of 13. She became one of the few child performers to maintain her success by not losing her audience. She managed to enter the Top 10 and Top 40 hits, have several successful albums, several Country Music Association award nominations, and hit songs like “What’s Your Mama’s Name?” and “Blood Red and Goin’ Down” in 1973, “Lizzie and the Rainman” in 1975 and “Strong Enough to Bend” in 1988. 

Tania Mallet

Tania Mallet became an American model and actress with her famous appearance as Tilly Masterson in the James Bond film, Goldfinger. She started her career in modeling at the age of 16 and she created a name in modeling between the 1950s to 1960s. Her photo in a bikini was sent to the producer of the James Bond film which made her got the role of Tilly Masterson. She was born last May 19, 1941, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.

Tanya Huff

Tanya Sue Huff is a Canadian fantasy author and her stories were published in the late 1980s. Her stories include five fantasy series and one science fiction series which is the Blood Books series, featuring detective Vicki Nelson, adapted for television as Blood Ties. 

The name Tania is amazing isn’t it? If you have the Russian name, Tania, be proud! 

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