What does Hersh mean?
Associated with: deer.
(male) Hersha, Hertio, ..
(female) Hersha, Hertia, .. Middle name pairings:
Hersh Zade (H.Z.), ..
How popular is Hersh?
Hersh is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#8302 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Hersh (not ranked) are Hershel and Herschel. Adoption of these forms of Hersh was at its highest a century ago (average #413), but now, forms like Herschel have fallen out of fashion. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Harish, Hearst, Heath▼, Herb, Herin, Hern, Herne, Herut (see Cherut), Herv (see Harvey), Herve, Hirst, Horst, Hurst, Marsh and Welsh. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hersh.See names in meaning and etymology.