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Subject: Re: Unusual First Name
Author: তন্ময় ভট   (guest)
Date: November 22, 2008 at 7:28:35 PM
Reply to: Unusual First Name by tysoe
Did they have a connection with India? There is a famous city, தஞ்சாவூர், in Southern India and a school of painting named after it. The city name (Thanjavur or Tanjore) means city of tanja, but I do not offhand know the etymology of the latter (though the mythology is familiar).

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