Gender: Female Meaning of Therese: "to reap, gather" Origin of Therese: German variation of Theresa

Therese Origin and Meaning

The name Therese is a girl's name of German origin meaning "to reap, gather".

Most religious form of this name, fading from use now.

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ladimon Says:


I've adored this name ever since watching Carol. I have it on my list as a mn for Rosalina.

Lizzy Lou Says:


I prefer the French pronounciation teh-REHZ.

LostMargaret Says:


I think this name is so pretty and demure. There are several pronunciation options, but you could easily sidestep those by using Tess (also love) as a nickname.

Guest Says:


I love this when pronounced te-RAYS. So pretty.