interjection Chiefly British.
Origin of ta ta
Examples from the Web for tata
Then in 2008 along came the Indian group Tata, based in Mumbai, which bought them from Ford for $2.3bn.
To get there Tata poured capital into British plants and research and hired thousands of workers.
Chicago-based feminists Robyn Graves and Michelle Lytle ask on their website, The Tata Top.The Tata Top Battles Gender Inequality By Helping Women Wear Nipples Proudly|The Fashion Beast Team|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Tata,” as she calls him, was in control of all of the money she was earning from competitions, appearances, and photo ops.11 Juiciest Bits from Dominique Moceanu’s Memoir, ‘Off Balance’|Caitlin Dickson|June 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Tata laughed, considering that he had received a compliment.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
For the blood and the hair belong to Tata Dios, and you pull his hair and shed his blood.
Tata, for father, is still in use among the lower classes in Rome.Roman Sepulchral Inscriptions|John Kenrick
All these various species are considered good, as coming from Tata Dios, and well-disposed toward the people.
Tata said something in a voice so low that her mother could not make it out.The Daughter of the Storage|William Dean Howells
also ta-ta, "good-bye," 1823, a word first recorded as infant's speech. Abbreviation T.T.F.N., "ta-ta for now," popularized 1941 by BBC radio program "ITMA," where it was the characteristic parting of the cockney cleaning woman character Mrs. Mopp, voiced by Dorothy Summers.