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Popularity
15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Terra

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Earth
  • #1947 All Time
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How popular is the name "Terra" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1940550
1942880
1943990
1944660
1945770
1946770
194710100
194815150
194914140
195014140
195123230
195222220
195330300
195433330
195546460
195645450
195754540
195845450
195953530
196031310
196151510
196252520
196372720
196474740
196559590
196669690
196764640
196867670
196975750
19702772770
19713953950
19724884880
19734694690
19745185180
19755265260
19764864860
19775435430
19785095090
19795545540
19806046040
19814824820
19825235230
19835105100
19845235185
19854694690
19864144140
19873653650
19883803800
19893713710
19903553550
19913043040
19922842840
19932642640
19942532530
19952332330
19962042040
19971751750
19981751750
19991901900
20001621620
20011181180
20021371370
20031301300
20041011010
20051281280
200696960
200798980
200899990
200992920
201080800
201188880
20121021020
201384840
201485850

Want to know about the populiarty of Terra? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,503 babies born with the name Terra in the United States. That's more than enough Terras to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1940 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Terra" was in 1980 with a total of 604 babies.

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terra" is not a popular baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of only 523 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Terra" mean?

Terra (Italian): Earth

The name "Terra" is of Italian origin and it means "Earth". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Arret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ertar". 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 Terra popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Terra 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!

Past life for Terra born May 29, 1937

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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