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


Theresia is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Theresia?

The German, Swedish and Dutch name Theresia is of Greek origin. The name probably originates from the Greek island Santorin, which was once called Thera or Thira, or from the neighbouring island Therassia or Thirassia.

What does the name Theresia mean?

Theresia 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 Theresia is “summer” (from ancient Greek “théros/θέρος”).

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Popularity of the name Theresia

The name Theresia is ranked #4470 overall.

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