Teri

Teri - A very unique female name



  Oct 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Teri appeared on the charts for the first time in 1939 on position #1375. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Teri and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Teri? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Teri. The baby girl name Teri was given to 10 baby girls in 2008, ranking #4157 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 154,342 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Teri peaked in popularity 59 years ago in 1960 on position 171.



Famous with this name

Teri Polo
Teri Hatcher
Teri Garr


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Teri is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Teri is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,640 - and is the least popular in California at position #4,191.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Teri is where you live.


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Teri origin and meaning

Teri is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Teri, pop culture references for the name Teri and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Teri

We've found the following names that sound similar to Teri, sorted by popularity.

Tara / Terri / Terry / Tori / Tiara / Terrie / Tierra / Terra / Tyra / Tera /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20084157
20063916
20033992
20023031
20012499
20003619
19992146
19982383
19971983
19961778
19951578
19941657
19931416
19921087
19911085
1990856
1989824
1988717
1987590
1986557
1985521
1984468
1983468
1982458
1981403
1980434
1979434
1978363
1977349
1976332
1975313
1974304
1973297
1972264
1971263
1970274
1969253
1968231
1967226
1966228
1965220
1964207
1963193
1962183
1961173
1960171
1959178
1958188
1957200
1956202
1955218
1954273
1953306
1952328
1951393
1950416
1949458
1948471
1947492
1946554
1945482
1944701
1943951
19421124
19411830
19391375

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3640
California4191

Even more about Teri


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Teri a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Teri?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1960
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Teri
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 154,342
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1939
2008 births +10

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