Name: Tawny

Origin and Meaning of the Name Tawny

  • Meaning:
    Tawny, tanned
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (TAW nee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Tawny)
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Miscellaneous Info for Tawny

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Tawny describes a tan or ruddy color. Usually used in reference to the color of an animal's fur. It can be used as a nickname for the name Tanya or Tonya.

    Tawny Kitaen is an American model and actress who was famous in the 1980's, particularly for appearing in the music videos of the band Whitesnake.

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