[ 2 syll. te-ra, ter-a ] The baby girl name Tera is pronounced as TEH-R-aa- †. Tera's language of origin is Celtic, Japanese, Latin, Old French, and Old Greek, and it is predominantly used in English. From Japanese roots, its meaning is 'calm arrow'.
In addition, Tera is a variant of Tara (English).
Tera is also a spelling variant of Terra (English, Italian, and Portuguese) in the English language.
Tera is also a variant of Terry (English).
Tera is also a diminutive form of Theresa (English and German) in the English language.
Terah (English spelling variant) is another form of the name.
Tera is an unusual baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 1974 with 0.026% of baby girls being named Tera. It ranked at #450 then. The baby name has since fallen from favor, and is of only irregular use today. Among all girl names in its group, Tera was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Tera: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"