What does Terri mean?
Terri [ter-ri] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Terri) has its roots in Greek and Old German, and the name Terri means "late summer". Terri is an alternate spelling of Teresa (Greek): popular transcription of Theresa. Terri is also a variation of Terry (Old German).
Associated with: greek.
30 more different relations via Teresa, Terry, Theresa: Resi, Rezi, Techa, Terall, Terasa, Terell, Terese, Teresia, Terez, Tereza, Terezia, Terika, Terresa, Terresia, Terrin, Terryn, Tersa, Tersia, Tersina, Tersita, Teryn, Terza, Tesa, Tesia, Teskia, Tess, Tessa▲, Tessi, Tessie▼ and Tessy.Creative forms:
(female) Terti, Tiri, ..
(male) Terre, Terti, .. Middle name pairings:
Terri Brooke (T.B.), ..
How popular is Terri?
Terri is a very prominent first name for females (#206 out of 4276, Top 5%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#109328 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Terri entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #64 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Tessa (#209 from current records), Teresa (#665), Tess (#1120), Theresa (#1193), Tesia, Tessie, Terry, Teresia, Terese, Teri, Terresa, Tera and Terrie are the popular alternative forms of Terri. Usage of these relations of Terri was widespread in the 1960s (average #948) and is now much reduced (#1656, down 93%), with forms such as Tera becoming somewhat dated. Tessa is the most trendy name for newborns here.
Terri▼ is pronounced similarly to Taree, Tarra, Tarrah, Taura, Terah, Terra▼, Terrah, Tiara▼, Tiarra, Tierra▼, Tierrea, Tierria, Tora, Tori▼, Torie, Torree, Torrey, Torri, Torrie, Torry, Torrye, Tory, Tyra▼, Tyree and Tyria. Other suggested similar names are Barri, Berri, Carri, Ceri, Cherri, Corri, Devri, Dorri, Geri, Gerri, Jeri▼, Jerri▼, Karri, Keri▼, Kerri▼, Korri, Lorri▼, Merri, Peri, Perri, Sherri▼, Teddi, Tedra, Tekli, Teleri, Teoni, Tercia, Terin, Terrill, Terrina, Terryl (see Teryl), Tertia, Teryl and Tierre. These names tend to be less frequently used than Terri.