Tera

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tera

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  • A submission from California, United States says the name Tera means "Young,sweet,nice,pretty,smart" and is of English origin.

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  1. A three-tone Chadic language

Notable Persons Named Tera

Tera was given the name Tera Elizabeth Lents on April 14th, 1982 in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S. She died on January 13th, 2016.

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Tera was born on December 18th, 1980 in Illinois.

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Tera was born on August 5th, 1932. She passed away on August 29th, 1996.

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Tera was born on March 30th, 1993 in Mississauga.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tera

Max was born on October 25th, 1920 in Madiun. He breathed his last breath on October 1st, 1992.

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Benjamin Tera is an athlete for the FC Talanta.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 5 5 0
1893 5 5 0
1894 7 7 0
1895 5 5 0
1896 5 5 0
1898 6 6 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 8 8 0
1901 7 7 0
1902 6 6 0
1903 7 7 0
1904 6 6 0
1905 5 5 0
1906 7 7 0
1907 8 8 0
1910 5 5 0
1911 5 5 0
1912 5 5 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 8 8 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 8 8 0
1917 14 14 0
1918 10 10 0
1919 6 6 0
1920 12 12 0
1921 15 15 0
1922 12 12 0
1923 8 8 0
1924 6 6 0
1925 10 10 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 9 9 0
1928 12 12 0
1929 6 6 0
1932 6 6 0
1933 6 6 0
1934 7 7 0
1936 8 8 0
1937 8 8 0
1939 6 6 0
1940 11 11 0
1941 6 6 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 10 10 0
1945 10 10 0
1946 8 8 0
1947 10 10 0
1948 15 15 0
1949 14 14 0
1950 10 10 0
1952 11 11 0
1953 11 11 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 16 16 0
1956 14 14 0
1957 17 17 0
1958 17 17 0
1959 21 21 0
1960 39 39 0
1961 42 42 0
1962 38 38 0
1963 51 51 0
1964 46 46 0
1965 48 48 0
1966 45 45 0
1967 63 63 0
1968 58 58 0
1969 75 75 0
1970 191 191 0
1971 317 317 0
1972 379 379 0
1973 397 397 0
1974 409 409 0
1975 381 381 0
1976 353 353 0
1977 390 390 0
1978 395 395 0
1979 362 362 0
1980 357 357 0
1981 343 343 0
1982 386 386 0
1983 402 402 0
1984 416 416 0
1985 373 373 0
1986 292 292 0
1987 239 239 0
1988 243 243 0
1989 230 230 0
1990 217 217 0
1991 170 170 0
1992 126 126 0
1993 143 143 0
1994 133 133 0
1995 111 111 0
1996 77 77 0
1997 103 103 0
1998 76 76 0
1999 90 90 0
2000 50 50 0
2001 74 74 0
2002 75 75 0
2003 51 51 0
2004 49 49 0
2005 65 65 0
2006 45 45 0
2007 52 52 0
2008 51 51 0
2009 37 37 0
2010 36 36 0
2011 20 20 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 22 22 0
2015 15 15 0
2016 13 13 0
2017 9 9 0

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Popularity of Tera as a first name

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Popularity of Tera as a last name

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Common last names for Tera

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Fun Facts about the name Tera

  • How Popular is the name Tera? Tera is the 2,532nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tera have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,842 babies born with the first name Tera in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tera to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tera? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tera first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tera is Saturday, July 20th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Tera born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tera was in 1984 with a total of 416 babies.
  • Random Tera Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tera is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Tera: Your name in reverse order is Aret. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tera. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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