Terrance

Terrance - A very unique male name



  Mar 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Terrance appeared on the charts for the first time in 1921 on position #1716. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Terrance and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Terrance? 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 Terrance. The baby boy name Terrance was given to 386 baby boys in 2012, ranking #592 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,251 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Terrance peaked in popularity 37 years ago in 1980 on position 180.



Famous with this name

Terrance Odette
Terrance E. Ward
Terrance Ellis


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Terrance is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Terrance is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #194 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #1,084.

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 Terrance is where you live.


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Terrance origin and meaning

Terrance is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Terrance, pop culture references for the name Terrance and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Terrance

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

Terrence / Terence / Torrance / Torrence / Terance / Trung / Tarrance / Truong / Tranquilino / Tarrence /

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
2012592
2011589
2010567
2009490
2008527
2007479
2006458
2005458
2004477
2003456
2002434
2001426
2000404
1999378
1998376
1997354
1996341
1995314
1994273
1993273
1992232
1991222
1990234
1989210
1988193
1987216
1986213
1985204
1984198
1983200
1982198
1981195
1980180
1979182
1978185
1977192
1976187
1975194
1974208
1973191
1972204
1971214
1970214
1969237
1968223
1967221
1966224
1965238
1964225
1963268
1962280
1961281
1960293
1959275
1958258
1957239
1956226
1955213
1954209
1953218
1952220
1951216
1950208
1949222
1948220
1947230
1946248
1945285
1944274
1943284
1942304
1941338
1940366
1939358
1938423
1937482
1936486
1935616
1934602
1933769
1932820
19311275
19301182
19281915
19271276
19221715
19211716

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi194
Louisiana238
Michigan360
Alabama370
Tennessee377
Georgia378
Ohio417
New Mexico421
Florida428
Pennsylvania433
Wisconsin537
North Carolina557
Illinois568
Minnesota606
Indiana606
Kentucky616
South Carolina617
Texas617
Maryland621
Missouri656
New York796
California866
Washington911
Virginia949
New Jersey1084

Even more about Terrance


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 Terrance 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Terrance?

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
1980
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Terrance
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,251
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1921
2012 births +386

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