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Teressa name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Teressa mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Teressa

User Submitted Origins

Spanish
58%
Greek
37%
English
5%

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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name

Fun Facts about the name Teressa

  • How Popular is the name Teressa? Teressa is the 3,328th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Teressa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,464 babies born with the first name Teressa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teressa to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Teressa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Teressa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Teressa is Sunday, September 13th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Teressa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teressa was in 1960 with a total of 266 babies.
  • Random Teressa Factoid: According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Teressa is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name in 1965.
  • Weird things about the name Teressa: The name spelled backwards is Asseret. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Stsaree. How do you pronounce that?
  • Teressa name meaning

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