[ 1 syll. tai, ta-i ] The baby girl name Tai is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced TAY †. Tai has its origins in the Chinese language. It is used largely in Chinese, English, and Vietnamese. The name Tai means 'platform'.
See also the related category chinese.
Tai is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1980, 0.009% of baby girls were named Tai. It had a ranking of #937 then. The baby name has seen a decline in frequency since then, and is used only on a very light scale now. Within all girl names in its family, Tai was nevertheless the most widely used in 2016. Tai has mainly been a baby girl name in the last century.
Baby names that sound like Tai include Thuyye, Tie, Ty, Tye, Taet, Taete, Tait, Taite, Taiye (Yoruban), Tao (Vietnamese), Tate (English), Taye (English), Tayt, Tayte, Tee, Tete (Spanish), Teutë (Albanian), Theda (English, German, and Scandinavian), Thi (Vietnamese), and Thu (Vietnamese).
† Pronunciation for Tai: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)"