Name: Tatum

Origin and Meaning of the Name Tatum

  • Meaning:
    Tate's homestead
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (TAYT um)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Tatum)
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Miscellaneous Info for Tatum

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Traditionally a surname used on boys, this name has recently become popular for girls, particularly in the U.S. due to its association with the Oscar winning actress and child star Tatum O'Neal.

Similar Names to Tatum for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Tatum (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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