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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Terah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Form of Terra or Tara
  • #8156 All Time
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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1955770
1959660
1960550
1961550
1964660
1965660
1966550
1967770
1968505
1969770
1970660
197117170
197222220
197325250
197438335
197533330
197634340
197758535
197848426
197946460
198053485
198164586
198258535
198364640
198453530
198565650
198640400
198729290
198842420
198934340
199055550
199136306
199223230
199334340
199424240
199519190
199629290
199721210
199823230
199919190
200020200
200120200
200220200
200313130
200420200
200517170
200616160
200713130
200812120
200916160
201012120
2011770
201210100
2013770
201414140

Want to know about the populiarty of Terah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,388 babies born with the name Terah in the United States. That's more than enough Terahs to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Terah" was in 1985 with a total of 65 babies.

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of only 55 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Terah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Terah" mean? The list below shows the origins of Terah as well as things modernly associated with the name Terah such as celebrities named Terah.

American

Origin and Meaning of Terah

The name "Terah" is of American origin, and it means "Form of Terra or Tara". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

R is for relax, you know how!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

Your name in reverse order is "Haret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Earth". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Terah born Dec 23, 1961

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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