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Therese Meaning


What does Therese mean?

The name Therese is of French origin.

The meaning of Therese is "harvester, reaper".

Therese is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced The-rese, Te-reese.

The Given Name Therese

Therese is a form of Theresa. See Theresa for further details.

Therese is good for parents who want a name that is refined and elegant.

This 2 syllable name has brilliance and a positive vibe.

Therese has no variant spellings.

Therese falls into the season name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Therese Couderc, Therese de Lisieux, and Therese Defarge.

Therese Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,563 in baby name popularity for girls with 68 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,733 in baby name popularity for girls with 63 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Therese Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Therese has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Therese to other names.

Therese Related Names

Therese is a form of Theresa.

Famous Thereses

  • Therese Couderc ~ Saint
  • Therese de Lisieux ~ Saint
  • Therese Defarge ~ A Tale of Two Cities character
  • Therese Madeleine Fantou ~ Saint
  • Therese Soiron ~ Saint

Therese Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Therese.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Therese are often indelible and secretive but most of all they are read more >>

Therese Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Therese in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Therese.

Just for fun, see the name Therese in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Therese in Nautical Flags page.