Baby Name Roulette - Tess

The Tessa or Tess name meaning originates as a sobriquet of Teresa dating to the ancient Greeks, meaning one who "harvests" or "reaps". While there is perhaps no Teresa more famous than Mother Teresa, the name has deep roots in its Catholic heritage with many namesake saints. Saint Theresa is the patron saint against illness. As a name of its own accord unto itself, Tess sparked the popularity of expectant parents in the 1970s and has remained popular since that time.

Tess Name Meaning: Late summer or harvester.
           
Gender: Female
Pronounced: TESS
Origin: Ancient Greece
Tess Variations: Tessa
Famous Tess':
Author
Tess Gerritsen
Figure Skating
Tessa Virtue
Poet
Tess Gallagher
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Baby Name Roulette Tess

Late summer or harvester.
Gender: Female
Pronounced: TESS
Origin: Ancient Greece

Tess

The Tessa or Tess name meaning originates as a sobriquet of Teresa dating to the ancient Greeks, meaning one who "harvests" or "reaps". While there is perhaps no Teresa more famous than Mother Teresa, the name has deep roots in its Catholic heritage with many namesake saints. Saint Theresa is the patron saint against illness. As a name of its own accord unto itself, Tess sparked the popularity of expectant parents in the 1970s and has remained popular since that time.

Tess Variations:
Tessa
Famous Tess':
Author
Tess Gerritsen
Figure Skating
Tessa Virtue
Poet
Tess Gallagher

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