Name Tereza Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Tereza


Tereza is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Tereza

Tereza is a Czech, Portuguese, Bulgarian and Romanian variant of the Greek name Theresa. Theresa probably originates from the Greek island Santorin, which was once called Thera or Thira, or from the neighbouring island Therassia or Thirassia.

What is the meaning of the name Tereza?

Tereza means “from the island Therassia”, “inhabitant of Thera“, but as well “huntress” (from ancient Greek “thēráō/θηράω” = to hunt or “thēríon/θηρίον” = huntable/wild animal) or “harvester” (from ancient Greek “therizo” = to harvest). Another meaning of Tereza is “summer” (from ancient Greek “théros/θέρος”).

Pronunciation of Tereza

Variants of the name Tereza

Teresa Theresa

Popularity of the name Tereza

The name Tereza is ranked #4955 overall.

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