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Terrell

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 5 0 5
1890 5 0 5
1900 8 0 8
1901 5 0 5
1902 5 0 5
1903 8 0 8
1907 8 0 8
1908 7 0 7
1909 8 0 8
1910 5 0 5
1911 8 0 8
1912 27 0 27
1913 15 0 15
1914 25 0 25
1915 30 0 30
1916 35 0 35
1917 30 0 30
1918 35 0 35
1919 34 0 34
1920 52 5 47
1921 36 0 36
1922 47 5 42
1923 32 0 32
1924 46 0 46
1925 36 0 36
1926 36 0 36
1927 45 0 45
1928 42 0 42
1929 41 0 41
1930 37 0 37
1931 27 0 27
1932 48 0 48
1933 47 0 47
1934 57 0 57
1935 64 0 64
1936 70 5 65
1937 72 5 67
1938 79 7 72
1939 100 12 88
1940 126 8 118
1941 142 12 130
1942 119 17 102
1943 126 7 119
1944 148 17 131
1945 150 17 133
1946 211 24 187
1947 200 18 182
1948 244 32 212
1949 229 27 202
1950 225 23 202
1951 216 21 195
1952 200 24 176
1953 197 18 179
1954 218 24 194
1955 224 27 197
1956 224 23 201
1957 245 30 215
1958 298 36 262
1959 248 27 221
1960 251 30 221
1961 225 20 205
1962 250 24 226
1963 278 23 255
1964 253 32 221
1965 261 19 242
1966 270 23 247
1967 364 37 327
1968 345 48 297
1969 365 46 319
1970 417 63 354
1971 404 59 345
1972 398 46 352
1973 402 38 364
1974 380 40 340
1975 536 44 492
1976 535 34 501
1977 621 30 591
1978 525 22 503
1979 625 33 592
1980 632 27 605
1981 635 36 599
1982 703 21 682
1983 737 24 713
1984 834 32 802
1985 913 23 890
1986 885 28 857
1987 883 15 868
1988 942 26 916
1989 1,006 21 985
1990 944 20 924
1991 960 11 949
1992 864 15 849
1993 863 16 847
1994 746 12 734
1995 718 22 696
1996 679 10 669
1997 688 0 688
1998 871 9 862
1999 712 7 705
2000 614 6 608
2001 537 6 531
2002 503 0 503
2003 516 0 516
2004 511 0 511
2005 523 5 518
2006 505 5 500
2007 520 0 520
2008 486 6 480
2009 451 0 451
2010 377 0 377
2011 380 0 380
2012 348 0 348
2013 321 0 321
2014 276 0 276
2015 247 0 247

Want to know about the popularity of the Terrell baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,342 babies born with the name Terrell in the United States. That's more than enough Terrells to occupy the country of Monaco with an estimated population of 35,881 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Terrell" was in 1989 with a total of 985 babies.

According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Terrell" ranks #95 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 14 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of 688 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Terrell popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Terrell

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

Terrell Owens

Terrell Owens is a NFL player. Terrell was born in 1973 in Alexander City, Alabama.

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Terrell Suggs

Terrell Suggs is a NFL player. Terrell was born in 1982 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Terrell Davis

Terrell Davis is a NFL player. Terrell was born in 1972 in San Diego, California.

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Terrell Buckley

Terrell Buckley is a NFL player. Terrell was born in 1971 in Pascagoula, Mississippi.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Terrell

Terrell Carter
Terrell Fletcher
Terrell Hall
Terrell Mcclain
Terrell Mcsweeny

Alternative Meanings

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

R is for rational, the way you think.

R is for rational, the way you think.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

Your name in reverse order is "Llerret". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lrleetr". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Terrell born Oct 5, 1923

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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 Northern Africa approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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