What does Sheri mean?
Sheri /she-ri/ as a name for girls. Sheri's name origins are Old German and French, and the name Sheri means "free man; dear". Sheri is an alternate form of Charlotte (Old German). Sheri is also a variation of Cher (French). Sheri is also used as a variation of Sherry (English, French).
Sheri▼ has 26 variants: Chara, Cheray, Cheree, Cherey, Cheri▼, Cherie▼, Cherrie, Cherry▼, Chery, Cherye, Sharee, Shari▼, Sharie, Sharrie, Sherae, Sheraie, Sheray, Sheraya, Sheree▼, Sherey, Sherie, Sherree, Sherrey, Sherri▼, Sherrie▼ and Sherye.
Sheri▼ has 41 more alternative forms via Charlotte, Cher, Sherry: Char, Charill, Charla▼, Charle, Charlie▲, Charly, Charo, Charty, Charyl, Chere, Cherice, Cherise, Cherish, Cherlyn, Cheryl▼, Cherylie, Cheryll, Karli▼, Lotti, Sh'rae, Sharel, Sharil, Sharla▼, Sharlet, Sharline, Sharlot, Sharmain, Sharmian, Sharmion, Sharyl, Sher, Shereen, Sherelle, Sherice, Shericia, Sherina, Sherissa, Sherita, Sherryn, Sheryl▼ and Sheryll.Kreatif forms: Sharri, Sheti, Steri. [more]
How popular is Sheri?
Sheri is a very popular first name for women (#379 out of 4276, Top 9%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sheri for girls. Sheri entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #148 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Sheri are Charla, Charlie (#229 2 years ago), Charlotte (#10), Cheri, Cherie, Cherise, Cherish (#804), Cherry, Cheryl, Karli, Shari, Sharla, Sheree, Sherie, Sherita, Sherri, Sherrie, Sherry and Sheryl. Other variants, like Charill, are seldom used. These forms of Sheri were popular during the years 1960-1969 (average #526) and are somewhat less conventional today (#902, 79.3% less). Charlotte has generally been popular among parents, while Charlie has also become trendy as well over time, and Cherry is no longer trendy. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Sheri and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Sheri▼ is pronounced similarly to Chari, Cherri, Shara, Shary, Sheera, Shera, Sheraa, Sherah, Sherai, Sheria, Shery, Shira, Shiri, Shura and Shyra. Other recommended similar baby names are Sari, Scherie, Seeria, Sera, Sheril, Sherli, Siera, Siri and Suri. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sheri.