What does Terri mean?
Terri \t(er)-ri\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Terri). Terri's roots are Greek and Old German, and the name Terri means "late summer". Terri is a variation of Teresa (Greek): popular variant of Theresa. Terri is also a variation of Terry (Old German).
Terri▼ has 30 more different forms 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.
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 (#59739 out of 88799, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Terri for girls. Terri entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #63 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Tessa (#221 the previous year), Teresa (#719), Tess, Theresa, Terry, Tessie, Terrie, Terese, Teri and Tera are the popular alternative forms of Terri. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during 1950-1959 and is now much lower, with forms such as Tess, Teresa, Theresa, Terry and Tessie becoming somewhat dated. Tessa (#221) is the most trendy name for newborns here. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Terri and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Terri▼ is pronounced similarly to Tarra, Teara, Terah, Terra▼, Terrah, Tierra▼, Tierria, Tori▼, Torri, Torrie and Torry. Other suggested similar baby names are Berri, Gerri, Jerri▼, Kerri▼, Merri, Perri and Tierre. These names tend to be less frequently used than Terri.