Name
TERRY

Name TERRY

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 544,146 births of Terry in the countries below, which represents an average of 3,832 births of children bearing the first name Terry per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 211 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Terry   
In Italiano Nome Terry   
Variation : Teri


Information about the first name Terry

We celebrate Terry on February 22nd
The first name Terry is listed in our categories :The first name Terry has been assigned to:
82.10% to boys
17.90% to girls
The country where the first name Terry is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Terry in Japanese *

Romajiterii
Katakanaテリー
Hiraganaてりー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Terry in Japanese
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Terry in sign language

Terry in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Terry

US English
Etymology src :
  • Of uncertain origin, possibly French tiré (“drawn out”), past participle of tirer (“to draw out”).
Alternative forms src :
  • (surname): Tarry, Torry
  • (female name): Teri, Terri, Terrie
Anagrams src :
  • retry, tryer
Noun src :
  • terry (countable and uncountable, plural terries)
  • A type of coarse cotton fabric covered in many small raised loops that is used to make towels, bathrobes and some types of nappy/diaper.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛɹi/
  • Rhymes: -ɛɹi
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: tĕ'rē, IPA(key): /ˈtɛɹi/
  • Rhymes: -ɛɹi
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • terrycloth
  • terry cloth
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Terry County
  • Terry search
  • Terry stop
  • Terrytown
 

Popularity of the name Terry

Number of TERRY births per year

Total births of Terry by country

Births with the first name Terry
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
421,272
93,614
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
10,367
2,211
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
4,345
111
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
3,351
338
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
2,667
744
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
2,190
82
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
1,114
3
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
435
37
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
260
79
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
253
48
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
187
35
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
130
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
33
90
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
85
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
17
1
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
9
3
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
11
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
7
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
6
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
6
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
3
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
2
0

Total births of Terry by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Terry
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
169
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
20
0
FRFrance
2022
9
3
IEIreland
2022
5
0
QCQuebec
2022
3
0
ABAlberta
2022
1
0
DEGermany
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Terry

Personalities with the first name Terry

There are 230 personalities with the first name Terry


Terry Pratchett
(Terence David John Pratchett) src

United kingdom
Screenwriter Writer Author Journalist Children's writer Novelist Science fiction writer


Terry Gilliam
(Terrence Vance Gilliam) src

United kingdom United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Comedian Animator Comics artist Film director Film producer Director Television actor Film actor


Terry Jones
(Terence Graham Parry Jones) src

United kingdom
Screenwriter Actor


Terry Crews
(Terry Alan Crews) src

United states of america
Actor Artist Voice actor Film producer Television actor Film actor American football player


Hulk Hogan
(Terry Eugene Bollea) src

United states of america
Professional wrestler


Terry O'quinn
src

United states of america
Actor Singer Guitarist Television actor Film actor


Terry Eagleton
src

United kingdom
Writer University teacher Literary critic Literary scholar Literary historian Literary theorist Non-fiction writer


Terry Goodkind
(Terry Lee Goodkind) src

United states of america
Writer Novelist


Terry Venables
src

United kingdom
Association football manager Association football player Autobiographer


Terry Riley
src

United states of america
Composer Pianist Film score composer Printmaker



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Terry
Full list of personalities with the first name Terry

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Terry

There are 2357 actors and actresses with the first name Terry
Terry Hu
Terry Moore
Terry Peay
Terry Traynor
Terry Nova
Terry Simon
Terry Kvasnik
Terry Summers
Terry Chen
Terry Gerin
Terry Skiverton
Terry M. Moore
Terry Cousin
Terry Coldwell
Terry Dinan
Terry Mccrea
Terry Stone
Terry Paugh
Terry Alderton
Terry Schiavo
Terry Cooper
Terry Hobbs
Terry Crews
Terry Fitzgerald
Terry Notary
Terry Mcgurrin
Terry Stephens
Terry Richardson
Terry Fator
Terry Jamison

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Terry
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Terry

Rankings of first name TERRY by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#605IE Ireland2022
#1012US United State of America2022
#1029QC Quebec2022
#1307GB United Kingdom2021
#2884FR France2022
#5436AB Alberta2022
#11119DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#6423FR France2022