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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #160 most popular

What does the name "Teresa" mean?

Teresa (Spanish): Harvester

The name "Teresa" is of Spanish origin and it means "Harvester". It's a name commonly given to girls.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Teresa? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 413,199 babies born with the name Teresa in the United States. That's more than enough Teresas to occupy the territory of Martinique (France) with an estimated population of 408,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 50 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Teresa" was in 1961 with a total of 18,903 babies. (That's a lot of baby Teresas)

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Teresa" ranks #69 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, 108 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 3,672 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Teresa popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Teresa 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!

Celebrities named Teresa

Teresa Palmer

Teresa Palmer is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Teresa was born in 1986 as Teresa Mary Palmer in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.


Daniela Romo

Daniela Romo is a singer, actress, dancer, and tv hostess with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1972 to present. Daniela was born in 1959 as Teresa Presmanes Corona in Mexico City, Mexico.


Erika Buenfil

Erika Buenfil is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1977 to present. Erika was born in 1964 as Teresa de Jesus Buenfil Lopez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.


Teresa May

Teresa May is an adult biography. Teresa was born in 1967.


Teresa Graves

Teresa Graves is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1967 to 1983. Teresa was born in 1948 as Terresa Graves in Houston, Texas, U.S.


Teresa Brewer

Teresa Brewer is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1949 to 1990. Teresa was born in 1931 as Theresa Veronica Breuer in Toledo, Ohio, United States.


Past life for Teresa born Aug 8, 1975

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 New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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