Tanisha - Meaning of Tanisha

What does Tanisha mean?

[ 3 syll. ta-nis-ha, tan-i-sha ] The baby girl name Tanisha is pronounced as Taa-NIY-SHaa- †.

1: Tanisha is largely used in the English language and it is derived from English-American origins. The name is derived from the combination of the prefix 'Tan-' from names such as Tanya or Tania, with the suffix '-isha' or the name Nisha.

Tanisha has 22 variant transcriptions. Variation transcriptions of Tanisha include Tanasha, Tanashea, Taneisha, Taneshea, Taneshia, Tani, Tanicha, Taniesha, Tanish, Tanishah, Tanishia, Tanitia, Tannicia, Tannisha, Tanysha, Tenecia, Teneisha, Teniesha, and Tinisha. The variant spellings Tanesha, Tenesha, and Tenisha are other English forms.

Variant forms inherit the origin and thus the meaning of Tanisha.

2: Tanisha's language of origin is Sanskrit. Here, it means 'ambition'. Tanisha is the feminine equivalent of the name Tanish.

Tanisha is a Hausa variant transcription of the name Tani (Hausa and English).

Tanisha is also a variant transcription of the name Tansy (English).

See also the related categories, combination, english, suffix, prefix, sanskrit, and american.

Tanisha is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1977 with 0.045% of baby girls being named Tanisha. It had a ranking of #321 then. The baby name has markedly dropped in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. Among all girl names in its family, Tanisha was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Tanisha include Taneisha, Tanesha, Taniesha, Taema, Tahniah, Tahnya, Taimia, Tainea, Tajuana, Tamaiah, Tamaka, Tamaki, Tamako, Tamaky, Tamana, Tamanah, Tamannah, Tamasa, Tamasha, and Tamasi.

† English pronunciation for Tanisha: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)"

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