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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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How popular is the name "Terah" in the U.S.?



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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 first appeared 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 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of only 46 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Terah" mean?

Terah (American): Form of Terra or Tara

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

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

Your name in reverse order is "Haret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rhtae". 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.

Where is the name Terah popular?



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 south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Terah born Jun 2, 1937

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 Central England approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Terah

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