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Meaning & Origins

Mid 20th-century coinage, originating either as a pet form of Theresa or as a feminine spelling of Terry. It is now well established as an independent given name.
311th in the U.S.
German: 1. topographic name from Middle High German kobel ‘rock’, ‘gorge’. 2. eastern German habitational name for someone from any of several places, mainly in Silesia, of Slavic origin, e.g. Kobel, Kobeln, Koblau, which are named from Slavic kobyla ‘mare’. 3. from Kobel ‘laborer's cottage’, ‘hut’, hence, by metonymy, a bondsman or serf.
25,729th in the U.S.

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