Terence: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Terence

Terence

Pronunciation: TEHR-ins (key)

Origin of the name Terence:

From the Latin Terentius, an old Roman family name of uncertain derivation. It may be derived from terenus (soft, tender). Var: Terance, Terrance, Terrence. Pet: Terry.

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Terence "Finn" Jones, British actor best known for playing Ser Loras Tyrell on HBO's Game of Thrones
Terence Howard, American actor
Terry Jones, member of Monty Python
Terence Stamp, British actor

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Terence Mugg, from the book Which Witch by Eva Ibbotson

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