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Sherry meaning and name origin

Sherry \sh(er)-ry\ as a girl's name is pronounced SHARE-ee. It is of English origin. Phonetic spelling of the French "chérie" meaning "dear". Also short form of Sharon (Hebrew) "a fertile plain"; variant of Cheryl, from Charlotte (Old German) "free man"; and short form of names beginning with Sher-. Sherry also may be used in reference to the sweet wine, after the fashion of Brandy. See also Cherie. Puppeteer Shari Lewis.

Sherry has 27 variant forms: Cheray, Sharee, Shari, Sharie, Sharrie, Sherae, Sheraie, Sheray, Sheraya, Shereen, Sheree, Sherey, Sheri, Sherice, Shericia, Sherie, Sherina, Sherina, Sherissa, Sherita, Sherree, Sherrey, Sherri, Sherrie, Sherryn, Sherye and Sh'rae.

For more information, see also related names Shera, Sherisa and Cher.

Sherry is also pronounced similarly to Cherey, Cherrey, Cherri, Cherry, Chery, Sharay, Shary, Sheera, Sheraa, Sherah, Sherai, Sheria and Shery. Other suggested similar baby names are Sher, Sherryl and Sierra.

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Popularity of Sherry

Sherry is a very popular first name for females (#119 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#4620 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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


Top 1000 ranking of Sherry name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Sherry outside U.S.

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