Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. teh-REHS(Swedish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Basque and Scandinavian form of Theresa.

Related Names

VariantsTeresa, Teresia, Therese(Swedish) Teresa, Therese(Norwegian) Teresa, Therese(Danish)
DiminutivesThea(Swedish) Thea(Norwegian) Thea(Danish)
Other Languages & CulturesTereza(Bulgarian) Teresa(Catalan) Tereza, Terezija, Tena(Croatian) Tereza, Terezie(Czech) Theresia, Tess, Tessa, Thera, Trees(Dutch) Teresa, Theresa, Therese, Teri, Terri, Terrie, Terry, Tess, Tessa, Tessie, Tracee, Tracey, Traci, Tracie, Tracy, Tressa(English) Teresa(Finnish) Thérèse(French) Teresa, Theresa, Therese, Theresia(German) Terézia, Teca, Teréz(Hungarian) Toiréasa(Irish) Teresa(Italian) Therasia(Late Roman) Teresa, Teresė(Lithuanian) Teresa(Polish) Teresa, Teresinha(Portuguese) Tereza, Terezinha(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Tereza(Romanian) Tereza(Serbian) Tereza, Terézia(Slovak) Terezija(Slovene) Teresa, Tere, Teresita(Spanish)
Same SpellingTeresė


People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Norway: April 26
Sweden: April 26


Entry updated June 9, 2023