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.
(male) Chae, Chie, ..
(female) Checa, Cla, ..
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Che for boys. Che was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #957 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
The only other prominent related form of Che is Joseph (#20 from current records). Adoption of these relations of Che was at its highest 104 years ago (median #1002) and has become significantly reduced since (#1010, ▼76.5%).