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What does Cherie mean?

Cherie Pronunciation of Cherie [cherie] as a girls' name is pronounced sha-REE, SHER-ee. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Cherie is "dear, darling". Modern coinage from the French word "chérie". Contemporary variants of Cherie follow the Sha- name pattern. See also Cha-.

Associated with: modern.


Cherie has 29 variants: Charee, Cher, Chere, Cheree, Chereen, Chereena, Cherell, Cherelle, Cherena, Cheri, Cherina, Cherita, Cherree, Cherrelle, Cheryl, Cheyrie, Scherie, Sharay, Shary, Sheree, Shereen, Shereena, Sheria, Sherrelle, Sherrill, Sherry, Shery, Shiree and Shuree.

Related girl names: Cherida, Cherise and Cherry.

12 more alternative forms via Cha-, Sha-: Chalia, Chalise, Chanae, Chanee, Chanice, Chanise, Charice, Charis, Chenay, Chevon, Sharae and Sharise.

Creative forms:
(female) Cherte, ..

(male) Cherce, Cherge, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cherie Kendall (C.K.), ..

How popular is Cherie?

Cherie is a very prominent first name for females (#581 out of 4276, Top 14%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Cherie was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its peak rank of #313 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cherie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cherie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Chanice, Charis, Cher, Chere, Cheree, Cherelle, Cheri, Cherise, Cherrelle, Cherry, Cheryl, Sharae, Sheree, Sherrill and Sherry are the prominent related forms of Cherie. These forms of Cherie were popular 7 decades ago (usage of 1.59%), but now, forms like Cheri have become less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cherie, Chanice, Charis, Cher, Chere in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cheree, Cherelle, Cheri, Cherise, Cherrelle in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cherry, Cheryl, Sharae, Sheree, Sherrill, Sherry in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cherie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cherie is pronounced similarly to Chara, Charie, Cheray, Cherey, Cherri, Cherrie, Chery, Cherye, Sharee, Shari, Sharie, Shera, Sheraa, Sherae, Sherah, Sheraie, Sheray, Sherey, Sheri, Sherie, Sherree, Sherrey, Sherri, Sherrie and Shiri. Other suggested similar names are Caree, Carree, Cearia, Celie, Cera, Cerea, Ceri, Cerice, Cerise, Cerria, Char, Charil, Chelcie, Chelie, Chelle, Chellie, Chelse, Chelsie, Cherece, Cherese, Cherice, Cheriese, Cherish, Cherishe, Cherisse, Cherit, Cherrise, Cheryce, Cheryle, Cherylie, Cheryse, Cheslie, Chessie, Choire, Chris, Ciera, Cieria, Cierra, Ciri, Clarie, Coree, Cori, Corie, Corrie, Cree, Gerie, Phemie, Sherine, Sherise and Sherlie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Cherie.

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