Gender: Female Meaning of Terra: "earth" Origin of Terra: Latin

The name Terra is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "earth". Terra and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding Then Eliminating -- Girls Themed".

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A video-game import (Final Fantasy VI) for a character with green hair and a name that brings the outmoded Terry and Tara into the postmodern age.

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marnie r Says:


I love this spelling so much more than 'Tara', and I love the earthly connotation.

amidala01 Says:


I really want to like this name but can't stop hearing 'terror' :/