Terri

Terri - A very unique female name



  Mar 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Terri appeared on the charts for the first time in 1935 on position #1794. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Terri and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Terri? 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 Terri. The baby girl name Terri was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4911 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 235,542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Terri peaked in popularity 60 years ago in 1959 on position 46.



Famous with this name

Terri Kwan
Terri Hawkes
Terri Garber


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Rating: 4/5 (4 people)


Terri is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Terri is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #1,443 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,443.

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 Terri is where you live.


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Terri origin and meaning

Terri is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Terri, pop culture references for the name Terri and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Terri

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

Tara / Terry / Teri / 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
20124911
20115687
20103920
20093995
20083039
20072789
20062507
20052369
20041902
20031495
20021347
20011439
20001366
19991111
19981112
19971002
1996857
1995868
1994785
1993732
1992698
1991614
1990555
1989529
1988470
1987408
1986377
1985334
1984305
1983267
1982235
1981235
1980239
1979229
1978222
1977192
1976185
1975165
1974150
1973137
1972123
1971115
1970113
196993
196883
196777
196672
196569
196462
196358
196254
196151
196049
195946
195851
195768
195681
195585
1954100
1953130
1952158
1951184
1950227
1949244
1948258
1947274
1946330
1945361
1944490
1943569
1942672
19411002
19401126
19391297
19381528
19351794

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia1443

Even more about Terri


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 Terri 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 Terri?

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
1959
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Terri
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1935
2012 births +6

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