Terrence

Terrence - A very unique male name



  Jun 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Terrence appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1083. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Terrence and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Terrence? 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 Terrence. The baby boy name Terrence was given to 295 baby boys in 2012, ranking #692 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,563 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Terrence peaked in popularity 67 years ago in 1950 on position 176.



Famous with this name

Terrence Howard
Terrence Malick
Terrence Deacon


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Terrence is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Terrence is currently topping the baby name charts in Missouri at position #407 - and is the least popular in Virginia at position #1,098.

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 Terrence is where you live.


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Terrence origin and meaning

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

Similar to Terrence

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

Terrance / 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
2012692
2011645
2010584
2009580
2008600
2007574
2006532
2005575
2004600
2003522
2002550
2001518
2000474
1999456
1998465
1997405
1996380
1995370
1994321
1993301
1992271
1991259
1990254
1989231
1988211
1987225
1986242
1985245
1984230
1983224
1982222
1981226
1980209
1979202
1978201
1977200
1976192
1975196
1974199
1973195
1972202
1971198
1970187
1969206
1968209
1967215
1966211
1965226
1964214
1963238
1962250
1961248
1960250
1959242
1958218
1957206
1956194
1955180
1954184
1953201
1952195
1951194
1950176
1949181
1948177
1947189
1946191
1945227
1944229
1943236
1942250
1941275
1940281
1939295
1938315
1937346
1936374
1935408
1934488
1933510
1932597
1931769
1930884
1929771
1928997
1927848
19261081
1925750
19241991
1923864
19221399
1921902
19201113
19191629
19181099
19131083

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Missouri407
Wisconsin456
Connecticut458
Alabama463
New Jersey478
South Carolina481
Tennessee519
Indiana522
Louisiana531
Maryland536
Mississippi536
Florida542
Michigan568
Ohio580
North Carolina589
New York594
Georgia636
Massachusetts748
Pennsylvania777
Texas792
California837
Illinois1058
Virginia1098

Even more about Terrence


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 Terrence 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 Terrence?

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
1950
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Terrence
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,563
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +295

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