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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #160 most popular

Similar Names
404k Theresa (Greek)
35k Therese (French)

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 teacher, you truly are.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Aseret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Esaert". 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 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Teresa" is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of only 746 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 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 Jul 29, 1924

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 Sumatra approximately on 1350. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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