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68k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Terrance

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Roman clan name
  • #801 All Time
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< 1k Tarrence (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1895505
1910606
1911505
191211011
1913808
1914707
191512012
191618018
191718018
191815015
191927027
192023023
192130030
192224024
192323023
192420020
192528028
192630030
192745045
192833033
192935035
193044044
193142042
193257057
193356056
193495095
19351020102
19361370137
19371460146
19381870187
19392540254
19402540254
19412990299
19423940394
19434718463
19444730473
19454580458
19466367629
194780310793
194887814864
194984516829
195096713954
195193116915
195292117904
195398016964
19541,139181,121
19551,163201,143
19561,069101,059
19571,049121,037
195892713914
195984112829
196074016724
196176711756
19627497742
196382110811
19641,141211,120
196596822946
196697914965
19671,00817991
19681,039191,020
19691,00220982
19701,202231,179
19711,121201,101
19721,128191,109
19731,213251,188
19741,091241,067
19751,205251,180
19761,224251,199
19771,252151,237
19781,295131,282
19791,365171,348
19801,400191,381
19811,285121,273
19821,275101,265
19831,215201,195
19841,226131,213
19851,204161,188
19861,142101,132
19871,146111,135
19881,438161,422
19891,376161,360
19901,238131,225
19911,34501,345
19921,28271,275
19931,05801,058
19949987991
19958488840
19967300730
19977207713
19986800680
19996880688
20006280628
20015800580
20025610561
20035520552
20045350535
20055620562
20065820582
20075680568
20085100510
20095600560
20104440444
20114260426
20124340434
20134050405
20143590359

Want to know about the populiarty of Terrance? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68,351 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 first appeared 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 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terrance" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 55 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of 1,275 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Terrance" mean?

Terrance (English): Roman clan name

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

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for rational, the way you think.

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecnarret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rcrtneea". 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 Terrance popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Terrance 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 Terrance

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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Past life for Terrance born Jun 4, 1965

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 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

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.

Name poster for Terrance

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