What does Che mean?
Che /che/ [1 syll.] 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 the previous year). Adoption of this boy name was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.995%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.98%, ▼1.5%). Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Che and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)