Spelling variation of Terence

Terrence Origin and Meaning

The name Terrence is a boy's name of French origin.

In the US, this variation is more popular than the original. Terrence has been in the US Top 1000 since 1920, but Terence has been left behind. Alternate spelling Terrance is the most popular iteration of the name.

Terrence Howard plays Lucious Lyon in the hit television series Empire.

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Terrence Rank in US Top 1000

Terrence Popularity

Famous People Named Terrence

  • Terrence Frederick MalickAmerican film director
  • Terrence McNallyAmerican playwright
  • Terrence O'HaraAmerican TV actor/director
  • Terrence Dashon HowardAmerican actor
  • Terrence HardimanEnglish actor
  • Terrence Vaughan MannAmerican stage actor
  • Terrence James Elijah RossAmerican basketball player
  • Terrence JenkinsAmerican actor
  • Terrence MageeAmerican football player

Terrence in Pop Culture

  • Terrence "Scooter" Williamscharacter in the TV series "Living Single"
  • Terrence "Terry" McGinnischaracter in DC Universe
  • Terrence Fletchersadistic drum instructor in the movie "Whiplash"
  • "Terrence Loves You"song by American artist Lana del Rey
  • Terrence Jeter "TBo" Bo is a character from TV's "Icarly"
  • Terrence Lewischaracter from "Totally Spies"