Gender: Male Meaning of Terrell: "to pull" Origin of Terrell: English surname name; "to pull" Terrell's Popularity in 2018: #964

Terrell Origin and Meaning

The name Terrell is a boy's name meaning "to pull".

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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