Tierra

Tierra - A very unique female name



  Apr 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tierra, meaning earth, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1976 on position #3202. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tierra and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tierra? 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 Tierra. The baby girl name Tierra was given to 30 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2530 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 47,108 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tierra peaked in popularity 24 years ago in 1993 on position 317.



Famous with this name

Tierra Abbott
Tierra Peterson
Tierra Peters


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Tierra is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tierra is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #1,264 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,801.

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 Tierra is where you live.


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Tierra origin and meaning

Tierra is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means earth. To see famous people named Tierra, pop culture references for the name Tierra and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tierra

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

Tara / Terri / Terry / Teri / Tori / Tiara / Terrie / 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
20122530
20112971
20101949
20092267
20081483
20071227
20061149
20051061
20041060
2003913
2002712
2001646
2000532
1999482
1998427
1997392
1996363
1995346
1994330
1993317
1992351
1991358
1990344
1989330
1988362
1987442
1986410
1985459
1984555
1983598
1982661
1981540
19802219
19763202

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia1264
Florida1529
California2745
Texas2801

Even more about Tierra


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 Tierra 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 Tierra?

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
1993
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tierra
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 47,108
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1976
2012 births +30

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