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Teri (disambiguation)

Teri is a given name. Teri may also refer to:

  • Teri, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a village and Union Council in Karak District, Pakistan
  • Teries, people from Hawick, Scotland
  • The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), an Indian research institute
  • TERI University, India
  • Teri (geology), a coastal dune complex in southeastern India

Teri is the name given to those who are born in the town of Hawick in the Borders region of southern Scotland.

Teri is a given name. Notable people with the name include:

  • Teri Ann Linn (born 1961), American actress and singer
  • Teri Austin (born 1957), Canadian actress
  • Teri Byrne (born 1972), American fitness competitor
  • Teri Clemens, retired American volleyball coach
  • Teri Copley (born 1961), American actress
  • Teri DeSario (born 1951), American singer and songwriter
  • Teri Greeves (born 1970), Kiowa-Comanche-Italian beadwork artist
  • Teri Garr (born 1944), American actress
  • Teri Greeves (born 1970), American artist
  • Teri Harrison (born 1981), American model
  • Teri Hatcher (born 1964), American actress
  • Teri Holbrook, American mystery writer
  • Teri Hope, (born 1939), American model and actress
  • Teri Lake (born 1972), Canadian curler
  • Teri McKeever (born 1962), American college and Olympic swimming coach
  • Teri McMinn (born 1951), American actress
  • Teri Moïse (born 1970), American singer
  • Teri Peterson, (born 1959), former Playboy playmate
  • Teri Polo (born 1969), American actress
  • Teri Shields (born 1933), American actress, film producer, socialite, and former model
  • Teri Steer-Cantwell (born 1975), American shot putter
  • Teri Sue Wood (born 1965), American comic artist
  • Teri Takai, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks and Information Integration and the Chief Information Officer for the United States Department of Defense (2010-)
  • Teri Thornton (1934–2000), American jazz singer
  • Teri Tordai, Hungarian actress
  • Teri Weigel (born 1962), former Playboy playmate
Teri (geology)

Teri or Teri dune complex is a coastal landscape peculiar to some parts of Tamil Nadu mainly in southeastern India. The landscape consists of sediments dating to the Quaternary Period and made of marine deposits with aeolianite and characteristic red sand and silt dunes. These red soils are thought to have originated in the Pleistocene. Robert Bruce Foote hypothesized that these dunes were created by the action of winds (aeolian) lifing the fine silt fraction from further east. These dunes are oriented along the axis running parallel to the coast and between the latitudes of 8°00′ to 9°30′ N and longitudes 77°18′ to 79°00′ E. The soils also have calcium deposits replacing the old roots of vegetation. The soil is rich in ilmenite and the red colour is derived from haematite originating from garnet.