Meaning:Power of the tribe
Gender-neutral names are a powerful thing and this one is no exception. Literally meaning "power of the tribe," this name of British origin exudes strength. With their name rooted in leadership, Terry might even find themselves taking on a guiding role in life. While Terry is commonly used as a given name today, it can also be used as an abbreviation of Terrance and Terrell. The name was a popular choice around the 1950s, and there’s no time like the present to start the trend again.

Famous People Named Terry

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Terry Bradshaw
    Football Player
  • Terry Crews
    TV Actor
  • Terry Gilliam
  • Terry Pratchett
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