Natasha: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Natasha

The Russian diminutive of Natalya, which comes from the Latin name Natalia, meaning "Christmas day" - i.e., the birth of Christ. Don't tell your little Natasha that her name has a special association with Christmas, though, or she might start asking for extra presents. Whether you celebrate Christmas or not.

Nicknames:

Nat, Nati, Tash, Tasha.

Famous people named Natasha:

Actresses Natasha Richardson, Natasha Wagner, Natasha Henstridge, Natasha Lyonne, Natasha Schneider, and Natasha Leggero; model Natasha Galkina; singer Natasha Bedingfield.

Fun fact:

Perhaps your Natasha will enjoy listening to the song "Natasha" by Rufus Wainwright.

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