Terris name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Terris

User Submitted Origins

African American

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International Interest
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  1. dative plural of terra
  2. ablative plural of terra

Notable Persons Named Terris

Notable Persons Named Terris

Terris Moore

Terris Moore was an american mountain climber. Terris was born on April 11th, 1908. He passed away on November 7th, 1993.

Terris McDuffie

Terris McDuffie was a baseball player. Terris was born on May 22nd, 1910 in Mobile, Alabama. He passed away on April 29th, 1968.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Terris

Notable Persons With the Last Name Terris

Milton Terris

Milton was born in 1915. He passed away in 2002.

Malcolm Terris

Malcolm Terris is an actor. Malcolm was born on January 11th, 1941 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.

Sid Terris

Sid was born on September 27th, 1904 in New York, lower East Side. He passed away on December 30th, 1974.

John Terris

John was born on June 19th, 1939 in Whanganui.

Harold A. Terris

He died in 2001.

Archibald Terris

Archibald was born on November 30th, 1873. He died on February 14th, 1938.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Terris U.S.
  White 94.16% 64.26%
  African American 2.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.10% 16.26%

Of Last Name Terris

People with the last name Terris are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Terris

  • How Popular is the name Terris? Terris is the 11,042nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Terris was the 49,177th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Terris have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 980 babies born with the first name Terris in the United States. That's more than enough people named Terris to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Terris? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1945 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Terris first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Terris is Wednesday, March 11th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Terris born? The highest recorded use of the first name Terris was in 1970 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Terris Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Terris is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Terris: The name spelled backwards is Sirret. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Reirst. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Terris? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 428 people with the last name Terris.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Terris? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Terris as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Terris name meaning

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