[ 2 syll. tan-nis, ta-nn-is ] The baby boy name Tannis is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is TAEN-ihZ †. The origin of Tannis is the Old English language. Tannis is a variant of the name Tanner (English, Finnish, and German).
Tannis is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2012, out of the group of boy names directly linked to Tannis, Tanner was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Tannis include Tamas (Hungarian), Tamás (Hungarian and Spanish), Tamhas, Tamus (English), Tanas (Russian), Taneash, Taneashe, Taneesh, Taneeshe, Tanek (German and Polish), Tanish, Tanishe, Tankee, Tankey, Tanki, Tankie, Tanky, Tansee, Tansey, and Tansi.
† English pronunciation for Tannis: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"