Thierry name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Thierry

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Thierry is of French origin and means "Power is mighty or the ruler of the people".
  2. According to a user from Indonesia, the name Thierry is of French origin and means "Ruler of people".
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International Interest
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  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Theoderic or Derek.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons Named Thierry

Notable Persons Named Thierry

Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry is a soccer player for the CO Les Ulis, ES Viry-Châtillon, AS Monaco FC, Juventus F.C., Arsenal F.C., FC Barcelona, New York Red Bulls, France national under-20 football team, and France national football team. Thierry was born on August 17th, 1977 in Les Ulis, Essonne, France.

Mr. Brainwash

Mr. Brainwash is a in the fields of printmaker, street art, social commentary, and photo manipulation. Mr. was given the name Thierry Guetta in 1966 in Garges-lès-Gonesse. Mr. is also known as Guetta and Thierry.

Thierry Mugler

Thierry Mugler is a fashion designer. Thierry was born on December 21st, 1948.

Thierry Roussel

Thierry was born on February 16th, 1953 in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Thierry Neuville

Thierry was born on June 16th, 1988.

Thierry Boutsen

Thierry Boutsen is a formula one racer.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Thierry

Notable Persons With the Last Name Thierry

Mélanie Thierry

Mélanie Thierry is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. She has had major accomplishments since 1996. Mélanie was born Mélanie Thierry on July 17th, 1981 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Mélanie is also known as Thierry and Mélanie (birth name).

Count of Flanders Thierry

Count of Flanders Thierry was a noble. He left this life on January 17th, 1168.

Charles de Thierry

Charles was born in 1793 in Grave, Netherlands. He left this life on July 8th, 1864.

PINK de Thierry

PINK de Thierry is a in the field of visual arts. PINK was given the name Helena Scheerder on December 17th, 1943 in Haarlem, Netherlands.

John Thierry

John Thierry is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to 2002. John was born on September 4th, 1971 in Houston.

Jean-Michel Thierry

Jean-Michel was born on August 13th, 1916 in Bagnères-de-Luchon. Jean-Michel is also known as Thierry de Crussol and Jean-Michel. He died in 2011.

  • François Thierry
    Organ Builder
  • Guillaume Thierry
  • Alexandre Thierry
    Organ Builder

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Thierry U.S.
  White 38.38% 64.26%
  African American 48.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.78% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.37% 16.26%

Of Last Name Thierry

People with the last name Thierry are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Thierry

  • How Popular is the name Thierry? Thierry is the 12,958th most popular name of all time. As a last name Thierry was the 18,385th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Thierry have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 760 babies born with the first name Thierry in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thierry to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thierry? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Thierry first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thierry is Tuesday, June 24th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Thierry born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thierry was in 2007 with a total of 40 babies.
  • Random Thierry Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thierry is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Thierry: The name spelled backwards is Yrreiht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Riretyh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Thierry? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,506 people with the last name Thierry.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Thierry? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Thierry as their last name since less than 1 person in 196k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Thierry name meaning

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