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Terah (girl)

What does Terah mean?

Terah Pronunciation of Terah [ter-ah] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Terah) is a Latin name, and Terah means "earth". Terah is a version of Terra (Latin). Mythology: the Roman earth goddess.

Associated with: earth.


Terah has 4 variants: Tera, Terrah, Tiera and Tierra.

Creative forms:
(female) Triah, Turah, ..

(male) Terre, Terro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Terah Abbygail (T.A.), ..

How popular is Terah?

Terah is an unusual given name for females. Terah is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Tierra, Tiera, Terra and Tera are the prominent alternative forms of Terah (not ranked). These forms of Terah were favored as birth names 2 decades ago (average #765), but now, versions such as Terra have become somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tera, Terra, Tiera, Tierra in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Terah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Terah is pronounced similarly to Tara, Tarah, Taree, Tarra, Tarrah, Teara, Terea, Tereigh, Teri, Terie, Terrey, Terrie, Terry, Terrya, Terrye, Tiarah, Tora, Torey, Toria, Torie, Torri, Torry, Tyra, Tyree and Tyria. Other suggested similar names are Abrah, Adrah, Barah, Beah, Carah, Cyrah, Debrah, Dejah, Denah, Dorah, Farah, Jorah, Karah, Kyrah, Leah, Ledah, Lelah, Lenah, Leorah, Marah, Meerah, Merah, Mirah, Myrah, Norah, Oprah, Orah, Perah, Sarah, Serah, Tajah, Tamrah, Taran, Tea, Teal, Tedra, Tena, Terall, Terasa, Tersa, Tersha, Teryn, Tesa, Teza, Tinah, Tirzah, Tovah, Tyrzah, Zarah and Zorah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Terah.

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