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Terrance

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< 1k Tarrence (English)

How popular is the baby name Terrance in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1895 5 0 5
1910 6 0 6
1911 5 0 5
1912 11 0 11
1913 8 0 8
1914 7 0 7
1915 12 0 12
1916 18 0 18
1917 18 0 18
1918 15 0 15
1919 27 0 27
1920 23 0 23
1921 30 0 30
1922 24 0 24
1923 23 0 23
1924 20 0 20
1925 28 0 28
1926 30 0 30
1927 45 0 45
1928 33 0 33
1929 35 0 35
1930 44 0 44
1931 42 0 42
1932 57 0 57
1933 56 0 56
1934 95 0 95
1935 102 0 102
1936 137 0 137
1937 146 0 146
1938 187 0 187
1939 254 0 254
1940 254 0 254
1941 300 0 300
1942 394 0 394
1943 471 8 463
1944 473 0 473
1945 458 0 458
1946 637 7 630
1947 802 10 792
1948 878 14 864
1949 845 16 829
1950 967 13 954
1951 932 16 916
1952 920 17 903
1953 980 16 964
1954 1,139 18 1,121
1955 1,162 20 1,142
1956 1,068 10 1,058
1957 1,050 12 1,038
1958 927 13 914
1959 841 12 829
1960 740 16 724
1961 767 11 756
1962 749 7 742
1963 821 10 811
1964 1,141 21 1,120
1965 967 22 945
1966 979 14 965
1967 1,007 17 990
1968 1,040 19 1,021
1969 1,002 20 982
1970 1,203 23 1,180
1971 1,121 20 1,101
1972 1,129 19 1,110
1973 1,213 25 1,188
1974 1,092 24 1,068
1975 1,205 25 1,180
1976 1,224 25 1,199
1977 1,252 15 1,237
1978 1,295 13 1,282
1979 1,364 17 1,347
1980 1,400 19 1,381
1981 1,287 12 1,275
1982 1,275 10 1,265
1983 1,215 20 1,195
1984 1,226 13 1,213
1985 1,204 16 1,188
1986 1,143 10 1,133
1987 1,146 11 1,135
1988 1,438 16 1,422
1989 1,377 16 1,361
1990 1,237 13 1,224
1991 1,345 0 1,345
1992 1,282 7 1,275
1993 1,058 0 1,058
1994 998 7 991
1995 848 8 840
1996 730 0 730
1997 720 7 713
1998 680 0 680
1999 688 0 688
2000 628 0 628
2001 580 0 580
2002 561 0 561
2003 552 0 552
2004 535 0 535
2005 562 0 562
2006 582 0 582
2007 568 0 568
2008 510 0 510
2009 560 0 560
2010 445 0 445
2011 426 0 426
2012 435 0 435
2013 405 0 405
2014 364 0 364
2015 376 0 376

Want to know about the popularity of the Terrance baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68,738 babies born with the name Terrance in the United States. That's more than enough Terrances to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Terrance" was in 1988 with a total of 1,422 babies. (That's a lot of baby Terrances)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terrance" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 50 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 1,226 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Terrance

The name "Terrance" is of English origin, and it means "Roman clan name". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Terry O'Quinn

Terry O'Quinn is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Terry was born in 1952 as Terrance Quinn in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Terrance

Terrance Davis
Terrance Ferguson
Terrance Johnson
Terrance Kelly
Terrance Plummer
Terrance West
Terrance Williams
Terrance Knighton
Terrance And Phillip

Alternative Meanings

T is for talent, hidden or not.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for relax, you know how!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for nice, need I say more?

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Your name in reverse order is "Ecnarret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Errnteac". 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 Terrance born May 11, 2006

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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 Egypt approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. 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.

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