What does Che mean?
Che /che/ as a boys' name is pronounced chay. It is of Spanish origin. Short form of Jose. Latin-American revolutionary Che Guevara.
Related boy name: Joseph.
VariationsKreatif forms: Checi, Cheno, Ciche. [more]
How popular is Che?
Che is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#17363 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent related form of Che (unlisted) is Joseph (#20 from current records). Adoption of this relation of Che was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 (#5) and has become significantly reduced since (#20, ▼1.5%). Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Che and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Che is alike in pronunciation to Chai, Chayo, Shae, Shai, Shaw, Shay, Shaye, Shea▼ and Shia. Other recommended similar baby names are Caeo, Cai, Caw, Chet▼, Coe, Coy▼, Coye and Cy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Che.