Terrance - Meaning of Terrance
[ 2 syll. ter-ran-ce, te-rra-nce ] The baby boy name Terrance is pronounced TEY-R-ehNS- †. Terrance's language of origin is Latin and it is used largely in the English language. Terrance is a variant spelling of Terence (English and German).
Terrance is an all-time favorite. At present it is still fairly popular as a baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was previously. The name's popularity rose from the 1930s up to the 1970s; before that, it was of only sporadic use. At the modest height of its usage in 1978, 0.075% of baby boys were given the name Terrance. It ranked at #183 then. The baby name has since experienced a drop in popularity. In 2012, it ranked at #589 with a usage of 0.021%, but it was nonetheless the most frequently used within all boy names in its group.
Baby names that sound like Terrance include Terance (English), Terrence (English and German), Tarance, Tarince, Tarrance, Tarrence, Tarrenz, Tearance, Tearence, Terence (English and German), Terronce, Torance, Torrance (English), Torrence (English), Taranga, Tarence, Taurinus, Terencio, Terenzio (Italian), and Tiarnach (Irish).
† Pronunciation for Terrance: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"
A famous person named Terrance is Runner Terry Fox, born Terrance Stanley Fox, 28 July 1958 - 28 June 1981, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.