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What does Theressa mean?

Theressa Pronunciation of Theressa [ther-es-sa] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the name Theressa means "late summer". Theressa is a variant form of Theresa (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


Theressa has 6 variants: Taresa, Terasa, Teresa, Teressa, Tereza and Terresa.

14 more relations via Theresa: Terese, Teresia, Teresina, Teresita, Terezsa, Terresia, Tersa, Tessa, Therese, Theresina, Theresita, Treesa, Tresa and Tressa.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Theressa Nailah (T.N.), ..

How popular is Theressa?

Theressa is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3344 out of 4276, Top 78%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Theressa reached its highest position of #1507 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Theressa name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Theressa appearing in the Top 2000 are Teresa (#665 a year ago), Terese, Teresia, Teresita, Teressa, Terresa, Tessa (#209), Theresa (#1193), Therese, Tresa and Tressa. Adoption of these relations of Theressa was well-received in the 1960s (median #961) and has become much reduced since (#1672, 91.1% less usage). Teresa is the firm favorite, though Tessa is currently the top form, while forms such as Therese used to be popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Theressa, Teresa, Terese, Teresia, Teresita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Teressa, Terresa, Tessa, Theresa, Therese in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Theressa is alike in pronunciation to Terezia. Other suggested similar names are Aeress, Bernessa, Caressa, Carressa (see Caresse), Charesa, Charissa, Chelesia, Chereena, Chereese, Cherena, Cheresa, Cherese, Cheresse, Cherisa, Cherisse, Chessa, Chrissa, Chryssa, Clerissa, Cressa, Genessa, Jenessa, Jeressa, Karessa, Kharissa, Koressa, Lerissa, Maressa, Melessa, Merissa, Meryssa, Nerissa, Neryssa, Shanessa, Sharissa, Shereefa, Shereena, Shereese, Shereeza, Sheresa, Sherese, Sheriesa (see Cherise), Sherisa, Tenesha, Tercia, Terea, Tereena, Tereigh, Terella, Terena, Terenia, Tereska, Teresse, Terez, Terica, Terika, Tersha, Tersia, Teruska, Thalassa, Therma, Thermia, Thersa, Thirsa, Thirza, Thursa, Tiersa, Tierza, Treasha, Trescha, Treza, Trisa, Trisha and Trissa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Theressa.

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