What does Cherita mean?
Cherita /che-ri-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Cherita's root is French, and the meaning of the name Cherita is "dear, darling; cherry fruit". Cherita is an alternate spelling of Cherie (French) with the suffix -ta. Cherita is also a derivative of Cherry (Middle English, Old French).
Cherita has 36 alternative forms via Cherie, Cherry: Charee, Cher, Chere, Cheree, Chereen, Chereena, Cherell, Cherelle, Cherena, Cherey, Cheri▼, Cherida, Cherina, Cherise, Cherree, Cherrelle, Cherrey, Cherri, Cherrie, Chery, Cheryl▼, Cheryth, Cheyrie, Scherie, Sharay, Shary, Sheree▼, Shereen, Shereena, Sheria, Sherrelle, Sherrill▼, Sherry▼, Shery, Shiree and Shuree.Kreatif forms: Cerita, Chorita. [more]
How popular is Cherita?
Cherita is an unusual first name for females. Cherita is an equally unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Cherita (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Sheree, Sherrill, Sherry, Cheryl, Cherry, Cherie, Cherise, Cherri and Cheri. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5153%) and has become much less since, with versions such as Cherie, Cheri, Cherry, Cheryl and Sherrill becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Cherita and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cherita is pronounced similarly to Charita, Chariti, Charity▼, Sharita and Sherita. Other suggested similar baby names are Carita, Cerrita, Cherisa, Cherit, Cherith and Corita. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cherita.