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Ranked #2074


Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 9 (Ranked #1568).

What does the name "Tess" mean?

Tess (English): Harvester

The name "Tess" is of English origin and it means "Harvester". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 10 other names that are similar to this one.

T is for treat, that you always are.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

Your name in reverse order is "Sset". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sste". 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 "Tess" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Tess? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,004 babies born with the name Tess in the United States. That's more than enough Tess 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 1889 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tess" was in 1992 with a total of 528 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tess" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 461 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Tess popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tess in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Tess

Tess Mattisson

Tess Mattisson is a musical artist . Tess was born in 1978 in Solna, Stockholm, Sweden.


Tess Gaerthé

Tess Gaerthé is a singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Tess was born in 1991 as Tess Gaerthe in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Past life for Tess born Mar 17, 1962

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 USA South-East approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.