What does Terrence mean?
(male) Tarence, Tyrence, ..
(female) Terrenie, Terrenne, .. Middle name pairings:
Terrence Westyn (T.W.), ..
How popular is Terrence?
Terrence is a very prominent first name for males (#297 out of 1220, Top 24%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#84968 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Terrence for boys. Terrence reached its top rank of #195 in the U.S. in the 1970s, and is presently at #814. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Shown below is a study of the ranking of the boy name Terrence and corresponding names. Terrance (#672 the previous year), Terence (#1586), Terron and Tarrance are the prominent varying forms of Terrence (#814 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Terencio, are seldom used. These relations of Terrence were favored as birth names 5 decades ago (adoption of 0.2%) and are now significantly less widespread.
Terrence▼ is pronounced similarly to Torence, Torrance and Torrence. Other recommended names are Clarence▼, Clarrence, Darence, Darrance, Darrence, Derrance, Derreck, Derren, Dorrance, Ferenc, Ferench (see Ferenc), Jerren, Jerrone, Larrance, Larrence, Laurence▼, Lawrence▼, Lorence, Lorrence, Tarren, Tarrent, Terran, Terrel, Terrell▼, Terrelle, Terrie, Terrin, Terryn and Torrens. These names tend to be less commonly used than Terrence.