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What does Terah mean?

Terah Pronunciation of Terah [ter-ah] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Terah) is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Terah is "old fool; wild goat". Terah is an alternate spelling of Terach (Hebrew). Biblical: the father of Abraham.

Associated with: old.


Creative forms:
(male) Teiah, Terro, ..

(female) Terto, Terva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Terah Jaron (T.J.), ..

How popular is Terah?

Terah is an uncommon first name for men. Terah is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Terah has yet to be ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Terah is alike in pronunciation to Taro, Terrey, Terri, Terrie, Terry, Torey, Torio, Toro, Torry, Toru, Tory and Tyree. Other suggested similar names are Ezrah, Jarah, Jerah, Jeriah, Jerrah, Selah, Taran, Tegan, Teman, Teran, Tern, Teron, Terran, Teryn, Tevan, Toran, Trai and Zerah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Terah.

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