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What does Tessey mean?

Tessey Pronunciation of Tessey [tessey] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the name Tessey means "late summer". Tessey is an alternate form of Theresa (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


Tessey has 4 variants: Tessa, Tessi, Tessie and Tessy.

6 more different relations via Theresa: Terese, Terry, Tersa, Tess, Tracey and Tressa.

Creative forms:
(female) Tasey, Tassey, ..

(male) Tesseh, Testy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tessey Madelyn (T.M.), ..

How popular is Tessey?

Tessey is an unusual first name for women. Tessey is an uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Tessey (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Terese, Terry, Tess (#1120 from recent data), Tessa (#209), Tessie, Theresa (#1193), Tracey and Tressa. These forms of Tessey were favored during 1960-1969 (average #843) and are now significantly less conventional (#1565, 86%), with versions like Tracey becoming less fashionable. Theresa has generally been a favorite of parents, though Tessa is now more frequently used. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Terese, Terry, Tess, Tessa, Tessie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Theresa, Tracey, Tressa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Tessey is alike in pronunciation to Tacey, Tassa, Tassie, Tesa, Tessia, Tossa and Tossia. Other suggested similar names are Bessy, Betsey, Cassey, Cissey, Hepsey, Jesse, Jessey, Jessy, Kassey, Kelsey, Kessy, Lassey, Lesley, Mersey, Nelsey, Nessy, Sessy, Sissey, Taisse, Tansey, Tashey, Teddey (see Theodora), Teisha, Terrey, Tesia, Teskia, Tessla, Trasey and Treasey (see Tracy). These names tend to be more commonly used than Tessey.

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