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Therese - Meaning of Therese

What does Therese mean?

Meaning of the name ThereseTessaTeresaTheresaTheresiaZitaTeressaTerriTresaTerryResiTeraTracieTracyTraceeTerraRessieTessieTerrieTessTereseTressaTisaTressieTracey

[ 3 syll. (t)he-re-se, th-er-ese ] The baby girl name Therese is pronounced Teh-REH-Zah (German) †. Therese is of Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in the French and German languages. Therese is a variant transcription of Theresa (English and German).

Resi (diminutive in German) is a variant transcription of Therese.

See also the related categories, french and german.

Therese is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1927, 0.068% of baby girls were given the name Therese. It had a ranking of #220 then. The baby name has markedly fallen in popularity since then, and is of only very light use now. Out of all girl names in its family, Therese was nonetheless the most widely used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Therese include Taheera, Tahera, Tahyra, Taracka, Taraea, Tarakah, Tarakya, Tarasa, Tarasha, Tareixa, Taria, Tarika, Tarisa, Tarreara, Tauria, Taurya, Teodóra, Terasa, Teresa, and Teresea.

† Pronunciation for Therese: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"


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