Gender: Female Pronunciation: TER-sha Meaning of Tertia: "third" Origin of Tertia: Latin

Tertia Origin and Meaning

The name Tertia is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "third".

Tertia—which is occasionally used in the UK, but rarely in the US, would make an unconventional but interesting possibility for the third child in a family. Terza and Terzo are lively Italian female and male variations.

This is just one of several Roman numeral names that suddenly sound plausible--like Primo and Prima, Decimus, Quintus, etc.

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Famous People Named Tertia

Pop Culture References for the name Tertia

Tercia, Tersia, Tersha

Tertia's International Variations

Terza (Italian)


Theodora_Phoenix Says:


A name I've just recently been liking

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I think of turtles, but lucky for me I think they're pretty cool animals.

lesliemarion Says:


I thought I would like this, but it summons up images of tortoises for me.