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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.

Baby names that sound like Sherry are Cherry and Shery.

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Popularity of Sherry

Sherry is a very popular first name for women (#119 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#4620 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Sherry compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Sherry only.

Popularity of name Sherry
Popularity of name Sherry
Popularity of Sherry
Popularity of Sherry