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Gender: Girl Meaning: Summertime Origin: Greek Pronunciation: teh REES ah Related Names: Tereza, Theresa, Tereza, Theresa

Teresa: Popularity

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1253rd most popular girls name in the UK

38 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off Star: off ( 3.09 from 88 votes )

Additional information about the name Teresa:

Teresa is a variant of Theresa which is a feminine name of Greek origin. It may have originated as a name for inhabitants of the Greek island Therasia, however it has since acquired the meaning of ‘Summertime’. Mother Theresa was a Christian missionary who founded an order of nuns and in her lifetime was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize.

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