Meaning:power of the tribe
Terry as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Terry), is pronounced TARE-ee. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Terry is "power of the tribe".

Famous Terrys

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  • Terry Bradshaw
    Football Player
  • Terry Crews
    TV Actor
  • Terry Gilliam
  • Terry Pratchett

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