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Girl Names Starting with Cher-

Cher- baby names and what they mean, with 23 results. Cher- names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1950-1959 (ADOPTION OF 1.3%) and is now significantly reduced, with names like Cheryl falling out of fashion. Cherven (TOP 53%) and Cherveny (43%) are common Cher- last names.

Cher- names

Cher - Cheryl | Cheryl - Cheryth

Cher - Cheryl

Cher and variants

Cher1, var. Cherylie, Cherylee, Cherye, Chery1, Cherry1, Cherrie1, Cherise1, Cherish1, Cherie1, Cherice1, Cheri1, Cherey1, Cheree1, Chere1
Source fr. French element. "Dear." Cher (compare Cloer, Cryer) is a popular -er suffix surname.

Cherilynn1, Cherilynn2, Cheralynne, Cheralyn1, Cheralin1
Forms of Sheryl. Stems fr. English, Old German languages. "Free man." Cheralin, Cheralyn, etc. were not Top birth names in 2015.

Var. of Sherry. Based on English, French words. "Dear." Chery (UPPER 8%), Cherny (33%) are familiar surnames. See also Chara.


Derivative of French element. "Dear." Adoption of Cherelle was well-received in 1990. See also Sherelle.

Stems fr. French element. "Dear." Not in Top 2000. See also Chorine.

From French, Greek elements. "Dear; greenery." Cheridi and Cherira are creative variations. See also Cherith.

Cherie and variants

Cherie2, var. Cheryl1, Cherrelle, Cherree, Cherita1, Cherina, Cheri2, Cherelle2, Cherena, Cherell, Chereena, Chereen, Cheree2, Chere2, Cher2
From French word. "Dear, darling." Chere (UPPER 84%), Cherelle (91%) and Cherie (14%) are frequently occurring as female names.


Var. of Cha-. Based on American. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Less popular today. Cherie last appeared in 1994 in the Top 2000. See also Cherey.

Cherilyn and variants

Cherilyn, var. Cherylyn, Cheryllyn, Cheryline, Cherylin, Cherrylyn, Cherryline, Cherrylene, Cherrylin, Cherrilyn, Cherrilin, Cherralyn, Cherilynne, Cherilynn3, Cheralyn2, Cherilin, Cheralin2
Root fr. French language. "Dear." Cheralin, Cheralyn, Cherilin, Cherilynn and Cherilynne are more uncommon as baby names among the versions of Cherilyn.


Var. of Charis. Derivative of Greek language. "Grace." Somewhat atypical as a girls' name now, though Cherise still occurs frequently as a first name for women. See also Chrisie.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cher- names: Cher, Chere, Cheree, Cherelle, Cheri

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cher- names: Cherie, Cherilyn, Cherise, Cherish, Cherlyn

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cher- names: Cherrelle, Cherri, Cherrie, Cherry, Cheryl, Cheryll

Form of Cerise. Based on English, French elements. "Cherry." Cherise is conventional (TOP 41%) as a given name. See also Cherisse.

Cherise4, var. Cheryse, Cheryce, Cherrise, Cherrice, Cherisse, Cherisa, Cherice2, Cheriese, Cheresse, Cherese, Cheresa, Chereese, Cherece
Derivative of Old French element. "Cherry." Cherise is widely used as a birth name among these versions.

Cherish and variants

Cherish2, var. Cherysh, Cherrish, Cherishe
Source fr. English, Old French languages. "To treasure and care for; dear." Popularly used, with usage of 0.012% for Cherish and variants as girls' names in 2015, but lower than 0.015% the previous year.

Charity and variants

Cherry2, Cherri1, Cherit
Forms of Charity. Derivative of Latin word. "Dear, beloved." Cherri (UPPER 43%) and Cherry (22%) are conventional female names, whereas Cherit is unique.

Cherith, var. Cheryth1
"Stream bed." Outside Top 2000. Biblical ..

Charlotte and variants

Cheryll, Cheryl2, Cherlyn1
Var. of Charlotte. From Old German element. "Free man." Adoption of Cheryll and forms was at a high in the 1950s, but now, Cheryl has become less stylish.

Chermona, var. Chermonah
Root fr. Hebrew language. "Sacred mountain." Unique, with the -na ending for Chermona, like Cerena, Corona.

Var. of Sharon. From Hebrew. "A fertile plain." Unusual. Cheron (cf. Cameron, Camron) ends with -ron. See also Cherene.

Cherry and variants

Cherry3, var. Cheryth2, Chery2, Cherrie2, Cherri2, Cherrey, Cherita2, Cherida2, Cherise5, Cheri3, Cherey2, Cheree3, Chere3, Cher3
Derivative of Middle English, Old French words. "Cherry fruit." Cher, Chere, Cheree, Cheri, Cherise, Cherri, Cherrie, Cherry and Chery are more prevalent as children's names among these forms.

Carol and variants

Cherlyn2, Cheryl3
Forms of Carol. Derivative of Old German. "Free man." Cheryl and forms grew in popularity in the 1950s, but now, Cheryl has become less stylish.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Cher- names for girls.

1. Cher - Cheryl
Cher [Chery, Cherye, Cherry, Cherise, Cherish, Cherrie, Cherylee, Cherylie, ..], Sheryl [Cheralin, Cheralyn, Cherilynn, Cheralynne], Sherry [Cheray], Cherelle, Cherene, Cherida, Cherie [Cheri, Cheryl, Cherena, Cherina, Cherita, Cherree, Cherelle, Cherrelle, ..], Cha- [Cherie], Cherilyn [Cherylyn, Cherylin, Cherrylin, Cheryline, Cherrylyn, Cheryllyn, Cherrylene, Cherryline, ..], Charis [Cherise], Cerise [Cherise], Cherise [Cheryse, Cherisa, Cherice, Cheryce, Cheriese, Cherrice, Cherrise, Cherisse, ..], Cherish [Cherysh, Cherishe, Cherrish], Charity [Cherit, Cherri, Cherry], Cherith [Cheryth], Charlotte [Cheryl, Cherlyn, Cheryll], Chermona [Chermonah], Sharon [Cheron], Cherry [Chery, Cherri, Cherise, Cherida, Cherita, Cherrey, Cheryth, Cherrie, ..], Carol [Cheryl, Cherlyn]

Cheryl [Cheryle, Cheryll, Cherylle, Cherylyn, Cherylee, Cherylinn, Cherylynn, Cheryline, ..], Gwyneth [Cheryth], Cheryth [Cherith]

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