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pinWhat does Terri mean?

Terri /ter-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 an alternate spelling, with the suffix -i, of Teresa (Greek): popular transcription of Theresa. Terri is also a variation of Terry (Old German).


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

Terri has 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.

Kreatif forms: Temri, Tersi. [more]

pinHow 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)

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. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

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

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

Tessa (#221 2 years ago), Teresa (#719), Tess, Theresa, Terry, Tessie, Terrie, Terese, Teri and Tera are the popular alternative forms of Terri. Adoption of these relations of Terri was widespread during 1950-1959 (average #503) and is somewhat less today (#903, down 80.6%). Teresa is the all-time favorite, though Tessa is now the more favored form, and Terri used to be popular. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Terri and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

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

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

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

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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.