Terresa name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Terresa

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Alt. Meaning

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

R is for rock star, let it out!

R is for rich, in the love from others

E is for eager, let's get started!

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

A is for achievements, the many over a lifetime

Notable Persons Named Terresa

Notable Persons Named Terresa

Teresa Graves

Teresa Graves was an actress, singer, actor, and singing. She was most active from 1967 to 1967. Teresa was given the name Terresa Graves on January 10th, 1948 in Houston, Texas, U.S. Teresa is also known as Theresa Graves. She died on October 10th, 2002.


Fun Facts about the name Terresa

  • How Popular is the name Terresa? Terresa is the 8,158th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Terresa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,571 babies born with the first name Terresa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Terresa to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Terresa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Terresa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Terresa is Sunday, October 1st, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Terresa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Terresa was in 1962 with a total of 73 babies.
  • Random Terresa Factoid: According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Terresa is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1965.
  • Weird things about the name Terresa: The name spelled backwards is Aserret. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rareets. How do you pronounce that?
  • Terresa name meaning

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