Tiffany: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Tiffany
Origin of the name Tiffany:
Transferred use of the surname derived from the Old French Tifaine (Epiphany), which is from the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Theophania (Ephiphany, manifestation of God).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Comments and insights on the name Tiffany: | Edit
A friend & I were talking about how you know how old people are by their names, and she said "Can you imagine an old lady named Tiffany?" Well, no, I can't, but someday there will be a lot of old ladies named Tiffany, and Tiffany will be considered an old lady's name and nobody will name their kids that any more.
I really like the name Tiffany. If I was having a daughter I would name her that. I think it's a cool, perky, classy name!
- Personal experiences with the name Tiffany: | Edit
Often mixed up with: Stephanie
My friend's name is Tiffany, and I always call her Tiffy. My mom knew a friend who had a daughter named Tiffany, but it was spelled Tifani. I thought that spelling was cool.
I have a cousin named Stephanie and we have the same last name. This has been an issue. example: doctors offices have mixed up our charts.
- Nicknames for Tiffany: | Edit
T, Tiff, Tif, Tiffy, Taffy, Tiffers, Fanny, Tiffa, Tifa, Tiffo, Annie, Ann, Fifi, Ti-Ti, Tip, Tippy, Spiff
- Meanings and history of the name Tiffany: | Edit
Manifestation of God. In honor of the feast of the Epiphany, January 6, when the Three Wise Men found the infant Jesus.
- Famous real-life people named Tiffany: | Edit
Tiffany Darwish, '80s pop singer best known for the song "I Think We're Alone Now"
- Tiffany in song, story & screen: | Edit
the song Tiffany Blews by Fall Out Boy
the song Breakfast at Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something
the film Breakfast at Tiffany's
Tiffany "Pennsatucky" Doggett, character on the TV series "Orange Is the New Black" played by Taryn Manning
Tiffany Case, "Bond girl" in the film and book Diamonds are Forever