Gender: Female Meaning of Tressa: "third" Origin of Tressa: Cornish

Tressa Origin and Meaning

The name Tressa is a girl's name of Cornish origin meaning "third".

More unusual than Tessa, this would make an interesting, meaningful and attractive choice for a third child.

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Pop Culture References for the name Tressa

Treasa, Tesa


GreenEyes375 Says:


I have a great-aunt named Tressa (who ironicaly is the third child, but she was named after her grandmother Tressie who named herself). I always thought it was a made-up name.

ReaRea Says:


I had the exact same thought Says:


My name is tressa and the only issue I've had is people not pronouncing it correctly and calling me Theresa. I've always liked being the only person I know named tressa.

clairels Says:


Destined to be the spunky heroine of a dystopian YA novel.

nails4breakfast Says:


Maybe it's just because my name is Tess, but this feels too much like a typo to me.

RoddyThlayli Says:


I knew a very loud, annoying person named Tressa, so it's ruined by association for me. I like Tessa or Tess better.

indiefendi2 Says:


I had a therapist named Tressa. I like Theresa better.

ThistleThorn Says:


Sounds a bit too much like Theresa.

DearestJules Says:


Reminds me of long hair, like tresses.