Meaning : Of Old Greek origin, Teresa is predominantly used in English, Italian and Spanish languages and means 'guardian' or 'hunter', Harvester, Summertime,
Pronunciation : te-RE-sah (Spanish, Polish), te-RE-zah (Italian, German), tə-REE-sə (English), tə-REE-zə (English) , teh REES ah, (TER-eas-a),
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Numerology information Teresa:
Name Number: 5 Meaning: Motion, Change, Freedom, Diversity, Liberty, Choice, Interest, Search, Risk, Danger, Fear
Additional information Teresa:
Form of the name Theresa. St. Teresa of Avila, Spanish mystic nun.
Teresa is a variant of Theresa which is a feminine name of Greek origin. It may have originated as a name for inhabitants of the Greek island Therasia, however it has since acquired the meaning of ‘Summertime’. Mother Theresa was a Christian missionary who founded an order of nuns and in her lifetime was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize.
Greek Meaning: The name Teresa is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Teresa is: Reap; from Therasia.
American Meaning: The name Teresa is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Teresa is: Reap; from Therasia.
Italian Meaning: The name Teresa is an Italian baby name. In Italian the meaning of the name Teresa is: Harvester.
Spanish Meaning: The name Teresa is a Spanish baby name. In Spanish the meaning of the name Teresa is: Name of two popular saints 'Teresa of Avila' and 'Therese of Lisieux'.
Cognate of THERESA. Saint Teresa of Ávila was a 16th-century Spanish nun who reformed the Carmelite monasteries and wrote several spiritual books. It was also borne by the beatified Albanian missionary Mother Teresa (1910-1997), who worked with the poor in Calcutta. She adopted the name in honour of the French saint Thérèse de Lisieux, who is the patron of missionaries.
Definition funny of Teresa:
A bodacious beauty with full lips, luscious locks and dark mysterious eyes. Most Teresas are sensitive, caring listeners, but they also have their mischievous, fun-loving sides. A great girl that any one would be lucky to have as a friend or special someone.
"So what's your new girlfriend's name, bro?" "Her name's Teresa" "Damn, she must be a looker." "Hands off, she's mine!"
An amazing girl, that will keep surprising you till the end. Smart, funny, caring, tuff, lovable, sexy, DOPE! Teresa's kick ass and are hard to find. One should hold on to a Teresa when they find one. Who could ask for more!? ;]
-"who you dating now?" -"this amazing girl named Teresa" -"Shhhiiitttt i want a Teresa" _"GET YOUR OWN!"
A tall, elegant, slender, beyond beautiful siren! The type of Lady you want on your arm. The kind of Lady that will tell you everything as it is. The special Lady that everyone needs in their life. Teresa is a funny, smart and hard working girl that anyone would be lucky to have as a friend. She is there for all of her close friends and partner. Teresa will also be quick to get her point across, no matter the situation. Teresa can be quite laid back and calm until you ruffle her feathers. Other than that, teresa is the one girl you want to keep a hold on! Do not let her go! And do not cross anybody that already has a Teresa as it would always be the last thing you do! :)
Teresa is a hot chick! Teresa has it all!
Sexy female. Its best when a curvy, lovely, young lady has this name. Its not as common among young women anymore. Often used by Latinos, Hispanics and Mexicans but, it also involves sexy white & black women and many other races. It sometimes can be looked upon as a "gutter/ghetto" name. Hottest when its pronounced Ter-ray-suh Nickname can be Terri or Teri. The Sexiest nickname is, "Tessa" It just sounds sexy...just an upgraded/younger version of Teresa, but still as classy.
Expression information Teresa:
People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easily. They may be changeable, restless, untidy, and rebellious.
Soul information Teresa:
People with this name have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and to share their own strongly held views on spiritual matters.
Songs about Teresa:
St. Teresa - Joan Osborne
Teresa by Pieces Of A Dream from the Album Pillow Talk
Buongiorno Teresa by Perry Como from the Album Seattle
St. Teresa by Joan Osborne from the Album The Best Of Joan Osborne 20th Century Masters The Millennium Collection
Pushin' (feat. Teresa) [Main Vocal] by Physics from the Album Pushin'
Teresa tiende la mesa by Maria Jesus y Sus Chiquilinos from the Album 15 Exitos Super Infantiles
Different Girl (feat. Teresa Jenee) by Prince Ea from the Album Different Girl (feat. Teresa Jenee) - Single
I'm Here Feat. Teresa Pozgaj (Central Avenue Dub) by Physics from the Album Seamless Sessions Miami 2010
Books about Teresa:
Teresa of Avila: The Book of My Life by Mirabai Starr and Tessa Bielecki (Jul 8, 2008)
Teresa of Avila: The Book of Her Life by Teresa of Avila (Mar 1, 2008)
Teresa of Avila: The Progress of a Soul by Cathleen Medwick (Jan 16, 2001)
Teresa of Avila and Father Gracian-The Story of an Historic Friendship. 'Not All Nuns May Do This' by Erika Lorenz and Cyprian Blamires (Nov 20, 2012)
Teresa Kogut - Country Bears Wall Calendar (2015) by Teresa Kogut (Jul 15, 2014)
Mother Teresa: A Life Inspired by Wyatt North (Sep 9, 2014)
Teresa of Avila: Way of Prayer by Kieran Kavanaugh (Mar 1, 2003)
Movies about Teresa:
Mother Teresa 2011 NR CC - Runtime: 30 mins Directed by: New Dimension Media
Firing Line with William F. Buckley Jr. - "Mother Teresa Talks with William F. Buckley Jr." 2012 NR CC - Runtime: 29 mins Starring: Mother Teresa Directed by: Unavailable
Mother Teresa: An Animated Classic 2013 G CC - Runtime: 1 hr 34 mins Starring: N/A N/A Directed by: Orlando Corradi and Song Chol Jon
Saint Teresa of Avila 2011 NR - Runtime: 29 mins Directed by: Createspace
Ultimate Line Dancing With Teresa Mason (2005) 2014 NR - Runtime: 51 mins Starring: TeresaMason Directed by: Unavailable
Steppin' Out Nightclub - Teresa Mason 2012 NR - Runtime: 1 hr 8 mins Starring: Teresa Mason Directed by: Teresa Mason
Mother Teresa: Seeing the Face of Jesus 2009 NR - Runtime: 37 mins Directed by: David Mead
Wiki information Teresa:
Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, was a prominent Spanish mystic, Roman Catholic saint, Carmelite nun, an author of the Counter Reformation and theologian of contemplative life through...
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, M.C., commonly known as Mother Teresa, was a Roman Catholic Religious Sister and missionary of Albanian origin who lived for most of her life in India. Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic...