Tessa - Meaning of Tessa

What does Tessa mean?

[ 1 syll. tes-sa, te-ssa ] The baby girl name Tessa is pronounced T-Saa- †. Tessa's language of origin is Latin and Old Greek, and it is predominantly used in English.

Tessa is a form of the English Quintella.

Tessa is also an English pet form of the English and German Theresa.

See also the related categories, english, latin, and greek.

Tessa is a popular baby name for girls. The name grew in popularity from the 1960s up to the 2000s. At the peak of its usage in 2007, 0.083% of baby girls were named Tessa. Its ranking then was #189. The baby name has since dropped in popularity. In 2018, it ranked at #245 with a usage of 0.071%, but it was nevertheless the most widely used out of all girl names in its group.

Baby names that sound like Tessa include Taesha, Tak, Tash, Tashay, Taz, Teague, Teige, Tesse, Tessi, Tessie, Tessy, Tetsu, Téa, Thaís, Thays, Thiz, Thoosa, Thwaya, Tiah, and Tigue.

† Pronunciation for Tessa: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"



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