What does Terris mean?
Terris /ter-ris/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin origin. Terris is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -is, of Terence (Latin): from Terentius.
How popular is Terris?
Terris is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#44654 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Terris and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Terris (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Terence, Terrance (#688 in 2014), Terrence (#724) and Terry (#626). Forms like Terron are uncommon. Usage of these boy names reached its most widespread during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.801%) and has become much less since (usage 0.2405%, ▼70%), with the forms Terence, Terrance, Terrence and Terry becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)