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Name Teresa

Meaning:maybe the hunteressTools:

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About the name Teresa in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:Spanish, Italian
US 2015 rank:#665     ... 663:Dulce, 664:Alaia, 665:Teresa, 666:Natasha, 667:Milani ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Teresia, Tereza, Theresa, Gresa, Maresa, Nerea, Nerea, Serena, Terenz, Teresio     Details
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About Teresio/Theresa, the group of names with the same origin as Teresa

Meaning/translation:maybe the hunteress
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, female:origin not known for sure, maybe from Greek ther (game, animal to be hunted) and thus with a meaning hunteress
 Therasia is the name of a small island beside Thera (today Santorin)
 thus the name sometimes is said to mean woman from Therasia
Words:ther = the animal, the game (in the sense of animal for hunt)  Old Greek
Topics:Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:1:Tess Netherlands 2013,  1:Tereza Czechia 2010,  11:Teresa Poland 2012,  11:Tracy England+Wales 1964,  12:Theresa Munich 2012,  12:Terezinha Brazil 2013,  20:Tessa Netherlands 2001,  30:Therese Sweden 2014,  64:Terri USA 1960-1969,  140:Terry USA 1960-1969
Name variants:Resi, Teresa, Teresia, Tereza, Terezinha, Teri, Terri, Terry, Tess, Tessa, Tessie, Tessy, Theres, Theresa, Therese, Thérèse, Theresia, Tracy, Teresio   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Ecuador prevalence 2013 33
Mexico prevalence 2008 19
Peru prevalence 2015 41
Poland prevalence 2012 11
PortugalGraph2015 562014 57
SpainGraph2011 93,  2010 100,  2008 882007 91,  2006 91
Spain prevalence 2015 34
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 228,  1980-1989 124,  1970-1979 52,  1960-1969 25
USA prevalence 1990 54
USA yearlyGraph2015 665,  2014 718,  2013 653,  2012 607,  2011 536,  2010 694,  2009 649,  2008 576,  2007 546,  2006 533,  2005 453,  2004 408,  2003 428,  2002 376,  2001 356,  2000 344,  1999 317,  1998 309,  1997 268,  1996 270,  1995 262,  1994 255,  1993 226
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