US Popularity:2600
Origin:French
Other Origin(s):German
Meaning:Puller, to pull; Following Thor
No matter how stubborn you are, you have to admit that the name Terrell is perfect for your little one! This gender-neutral name has French origins and derives from the Anglo-Norman nickname used to describe a stubborn person. Literally meaning “puller” or “to pull,” the name might conjure up images of a horse pulling against reins. But, the benefit of this name is that it will teach baby when to stand their ground! Terrell has a second possible meaning: “following Thor,” which comes from Old German roots and derives from the moniker Thorald. Famous namesakes include American football player Terrell Owens.

Terrell Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Terrell is currently #4136 on The Bump
Boy:Terrell is currently #2765 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Terrell is currently #2297 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Terrell is currently #2600 in U.S. births
Boy:Terrell is currently #2671 in U.S. births
Girl:Terrell is currently #27257 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2008
Gender:
Girl
#27261
in 2008
+ 3262
from 2006
In comparison to the previous year's data
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