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Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. TEHR-əl
, tə-REHL
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Meaning & History

From an English surname that was probably derived from the Norman French nickname tirel "to pull", referring to a stubborn person. It may sometimes be given in honour of civil rights activist Mary Church Terrell (1863-1954).
VariantTerell
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