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Teri /teri/ as a name for girls. Teri's name origins are Old German and Greek, and the name Teri means "late summer". Teri is an alternate form, with the suffix -i, of Terry (Old German): version of Teresa. Teri is also a variation of Theresa (Greek).


Teri has 12 variants: Tera, Terea, Teree, Tereigh, Terie, Terree, Terreigh, Terrey, Terri, Terrie, Terrya and Terrye.

Teri has 26 more alternative forms via Terry, Theresa: Resi, Rezi, Terall, Terasa, Terell, Teresa, Terese, Teresia, Tereza, Teriana, Teriann, Terika, Terrin, Terryn, Tersa, Tersina, Tersita, Teryn, Terza, Tess, Tessa, Tessi, Tessie, Tessy, Tresa and Treza.

Kreatif forms: Tayri, Tere. [more]

pinHow popular is Teri?

Teri is a very prominent first name for women (#436 out of 4276, Top 10%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#92601 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Teri for girls. Teri was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #213 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Teri name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Teri outside U.S.

Tera, Teresa (#719 in 2014), Terese, Terri, Terrie, Terry, Tess, Tessa (#221), Tessie, Theresa and Tresa are the prominent varying forms of Teri listed in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Teree, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Teri reached its peak in the 1960s (average #525) and is somewhat less today (#911, 81%), with versions like Terese becoming less fashionable. Teresa is a constant favorite, though Tessa has become popular as well over time.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Teri, Tera, Teresa, Terese, Terri in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Terrie, Terry, Tess, Tessa, Tessie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Theresa, Tresa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tessa outside U.S.

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Teri is alike in pronunciation to Tara, Tarah, Taree, Tarra, Taura, Teara, Terah, Terra, Terrah, Tiara, Tiera, Tierra, Tierria, Tora, Torey, Tori, Toria, Torie, Torri, Torrie, Torry, Tory, Tyra, Tyree and Tyria. Other recommended similar baby names are Abri, Airi, Ari, Averi, Bari, Bri, Cari, Ceri, Cheri, Ciri, Cori, Dari, Devri, Dori, Geri, Gerri, Jeri, Jerri, Kari, Keri, Kerri, Kiri, Kori, Lari, Liri, Mari, Merri, Miri, Nari, Peri, Sheri, Suri, Taji, Tali, Tami, Tarin, Tea, Tedra, Tekli, Teleri, Teoni, Tercia, Terez, Terica, Terin, Tersia, Toni, Tris, Trix and Tru. These names tend to be less commonly used than Teri.