Tai - boys name

Tai name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 52%

Tai name meaning:

The name Tai is of Vietnamese origin and is predominantly given to boys. It carries several meanings and interpretations, depending on the cultural context. In Vietnamese, Tai means "talented" or "skillful." This name is often associated with intelligence and aptitude, symbolizing a person who possesses extraordinary abilities or talents. It reflects the hope and aspirations parents have for their child's success and achievements.

Additionally, Tai has other meanings in different languages and cultures. In Chinese, Tai can mean "peaceful" or "great." It is a unisex name and can be given to both boys and girls. In some African cultures, Tai is associated with strength, power, or royalty. These various meanings make the name Tai versatile and appealing to different cultural backgrounds.

Overall, the name Tai carries positive connotations of intelligence, talent, peace, greatness, strength, and power. It is a name that embodies the hopes and aspirations parents have for their child's success and prosperity, regardless of the cultural context in which it is used.

Origin: Vietnamese



Unisex names

Other boys names beginning with T


Overall UK ranking: 2301 out of 4789

9 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Tai

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Tai from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Tai in 2024