What does Usher mean?
Usher [ush-er] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Usher is "river mouth". Also a doorkeeper. Also an Anglicized form of an Irish place name Ussery or Ossory. Literary: a famous Edgar Allan Poe tale is titled "The Fall of the House of Usher". Musician Usher Raymond.
Usher has 1 variant: Ussher.Creative forms:
(male) Usheri, Ushur, ..
(female) Usheri, Ushura, .. Middle name pairings:
Usher Henri (U.H.), ..
How popular is Usher?
Usher is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#4572 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Usher has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)