Therese

Therese - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Therese, meaning to reap, gather, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #584. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Therese and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Therese? 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 Therese. The baby girl name Therese was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4913 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. Therese peaked in popularity 92 years ago in 1927 on position 219.



Famous with this name

Therese Plummer
Therese Hämer
Therese Bradley


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Rating: 5/5 (3 people)


Therese is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Therese is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,142 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,142.

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 Therese is where you live.


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Therese origin and meaning

Therese is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means to reap, gather. To see famous people named Therese, pop culture references for the name Therese and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Therese

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

Teresa / Theresa / Tracy / Tracey / Traci / Tricia / Trisha / Tracie / Terese / Teressa /

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
20124913
20113368
20103649
20093325
20082384
20072357
20062846
20052584
20042198
20032386
20022002
20011686
20001921
19991655
19981784
19971576
19962146
19951467
19941463
19931470
19921379
19911356
19901275
19891176
19881236
19871052
19861235
1985993
1984890
1983988
1982956
1981918
1980943
1979935
1978998
1977967
1976808
1975843
1974735
1973669
1972823
1971656
1970583
1969558
1968482
1967461
1966387
1965346
1964324
1963298
1962284
1961281
1960258
1959251
1958258
1957257
1956260
1955253
1954285
1953291
1952288
1951325
1950329
1949350
1948362
1947390
1946415
1945438
1944460
1943478
1942444
1941452
1940466
1939455
1938424
1937430
1936381
1935362
1934388
1933359
1932317
1931294
1930260
1929239
1928226
1927219
1926225
1925292
1924403
1923487
1922564
1921579
1920643
1919597
1918608
1917630
1916591
1915584
1914548
1913603
1912562
1911918
1910584

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3142

Even more about Therese


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 Therese 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 Therese?

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
1927
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Therese
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +6

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