Theresa

[ tuh-ree-suh, -zuh; Spanish te-re-sah ]
/ təˈri sə, -zə; Spanish tɛˈrɛ sɑ /

noun

Saint. Also Teresa. Also called There·sa of A·vi·la [ah-vee-lah]. /ˈɑ viˌlɑ/. 1515–82, Spanish Carmelite nun, mystic, and writer.
a female given name.

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Theresa
/ (təˈriːzə) /

noun

See Teresa
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