Terran

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
147
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Terran

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Terra +‎ -an

  1. A hypothetical language spoken throughout all of Earth.
  2. An inhabitant of Earth; a human.

Notable Persons Named Terran

Terran Petteway is a basketball player for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in the NBA Development League. He was most active from 2015 to present. Terran was born on October 8th, 1992 in Galveston, Texas.

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Terran Sandwith is an athlete. His career lasted from 1992 to 2003. Terran was born on April 17th, 1972 in Edmonton.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Terran

Tony Terran is a musician. He plays Trumpet. Tony was given the name Anthony Terran on May 30th, 1926 in Buffalo, New York, United States.

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Jennifer Terran is a singer-songwriter and pianist. She plays Piano.

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Salir Terran is an athlete for the Sporting Clube Farim.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1945 5 0 5
1947 5 0 5
1958 7 0 7
1961 12 7 5
1965 11 6 5
1966 7 0 7
1967 10 5 5
1968 8 0 8
1969 11 0 11
1970 13 5 8
1971 16 7 9
1972 7 0 7
1973 9 0 9
1974 13 0 13
1975 19 7 12
1976 23 6 17
1977 20 0 20
1978 23 6 17
1979 21 0 21
1980 18 5 13
1981 21 0 21
1982 51 27 24
1983 40 18 22
1984 36 20 16
1985 69 40 29
1986 48 20 28
1987 51 22 29
1988 40 15 25
1989 42 18 24
1990 53 22 31
1991 51 25 26
1992 67 16 51
1993 55 23 32
1994 48 19 29
1995 48 19 29
1996 49 13 36
1997 55 11 44
1998 60 10 50
1999 64 19 45
2000 50 10 40
2001 51 14 37
2002 46 10 36
2003 43 12 31
2004 54 13 41
2005 37 8 29
2006 57 15 42
2007 45 6 39
2008 38 12 26
2009 39 8 31
2010 33 0 33
2011 29 0 29
2012 39 7 32
2013 43 12 31
2014 35 6 29
2015 40 10 30
2016 23 0 23
2017 23 5 18
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Terran

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Popularity of Terran as a first name

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Popularity of Terran as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Terran U.S.
  White 57.14% 64.26%
  African American 3.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 36.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Terran

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Fun Facts about the name Terran

  • How Popular is the name Terran? Terran is the 6,935th most popular name of all time. As a last name Terran was the 118,185th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Terran have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,931 babies born with the first name Terran in the United States. That's more than enough people named Terran to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Terran? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1945 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Terran born? The highest recorded use of the first name Terran was in 1992 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Terran Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Terran is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Terran: Your name in reverse order is Narret. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tranre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Terran? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 147 people with the last name Terran.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Terran? Terran is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • 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).
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