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Gender: M Meaning of Terrell: "to pull" Origin of Terrell: English surname name; "to pull" Terrell's Popularity in 2016: #929

Terrell feels like a modern invention based on Terrence, but Tyrrell has plenty of history as a surname name.

It probably comes from an Anglo-Norman nickname for a stubborn person, from the Old French word tirel, "to pull."

Terrell Owens, commonly known as T.O., is a former American football player.

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Famous People Named Terrell

Terrell Eldorado Owens, American NFL player
Terrell Raymonn Suggs, American NFL player
Terrell Lamar Davis, American NFL player
(Thomas) Terrell Brandon, American basketball player
Terrell Thomas, American NFL player
(Hawatha) Terrell Wade, American baseball player
Anthony Terrell Smith, aka Tone Lōc, American rapper
Marcus Terrell Paulk, American actor/rapper
Terrell Louis Ransom Jr., American actor

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