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Cherish meaning and name origin

Cherish \ch(e)-ri-sh\ as a girl's name is of English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Cherish is "to treasure and care for; dear". Modern coinage based on Cheryth and the word "cherish" from Old French "cherir", a derivative of "cher".

Cherish has 6 variant forms: Charish, Charisha, Cheerish, Cherishe, Cherrish and Cherysh.

For more information, see also the related name Cher.

A baby name that sounds like Cherish is Shericia.

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Popularity of Cherish

Cherish is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2575 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Cherish for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Cherish with its variant forms and related girl baby names.
Popularity of name Cherish
Popularity of Cherish

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