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Gender: M Origin of Terry: Diminutive of Terence Meaning of Terence: Latin clan name of uncertain meaning Terry's Popularity in 2013: #595

One of the first breakaway unisex baby names, Terry, used independently since the days of Terry and the Pirates, is still used for boys though it's faded away for girls. As a boys' name, it's slipped 50 places over the past few years.

Famous People Named Terry

Terry Chen, Canadian actor
Terry Fator, winner of "America's Got Talent," season 2
Terry Christian, award winning TV and radio presenter
Terence "Terry" Pratchett, English author of fantasy novels
Terry Kiser, American actor
Terence "Terry" Gilliam, American-born British screenwriter, film director, animator, actor and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe

Pop Culture References for the Name Terry

Terry Bellefleur - character on True Blood
Terry Fawles, character from 'Ace Attorney'

Tarry, Terrey, Terrie, Tery

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