What does Teresita mean?
Teresita /tere-si-ta/ [4 sylls.] as a girls' name. Teresita's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of Teresita is "late summer". Teresita is an alternate form of Teresa (Greek): popular transcription of Theresa. Compare surname Troost. See also Zita.
How popular is Teresita?
Teresita is a very prominent first name for women (#1100 out of 4276, Top 26%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Teresita for girls. Teresita entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #982 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Teresa (#719 last year), Zita, Theresa and Teressa are the prominent related forms of Teresita. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4494%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.0562%, ▼87.5%), with the forms Teresa, Theresa and Teressa becoming less trendy. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Teresita and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)