[an·thro·pon·y·my] -noun: the study of personal names
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Usage: Russian, English
Other Scripts: Таня (Russian)
Pronounced: TAHN-ya (English), TAN-ya (English) [key]
Russian pet form of TATIANA
Usage: Russian, Slovak, Bulgarian, Romanian, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, English, Ancient Roman
Other Scripts: Татьяна (Russian), Татяна (Bulgarian)
Pronounced: tah-TYAH-nah (Russian, Polish, Spanish, Italian), ta-tee-AN-a (English), ta-TYAN-a (English) [key]
Feminine form of the Roman name Tatianus, which was from the Roman name Tatius, which is of unknown meaning. This was the name of an early saint and martyr.
The girl's name Titania \t(i)-ta-nia\ is of Greek origin, and its meaning is "giant". Mythology: the Titans were a race of giants. Literary: Titania is the Queen of the Fairies in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream". See also Tatiana.
Titania has 5 variant forms: Tania, Tita, Titaniya, Titanya and Tiziana.
The meaning of the name Tanya is Fairy Queen
The origin of the name Tanya is Russian
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