Tina
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
TEE-nə
Meaning
Like a river
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Tina originates in Old English language and means "river". Some sources suggest, though, that it is a diminutive of Christina, Martina, Valentina or Augustina. Which one of those opinions is correct is unclear. As a feminine given name it has been used since the beginning of the 20th century. It was popularized by the famous American singer Tina Turner, born Anna Mae Bullock.

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