Teresa

Gender:girl

Meaning:summertime

Origin:Greek

Pronunciation:teh rees ah

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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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