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What does the name "Cheri" mean?

Cheri (French): Dear

The name "Cheri" is of French origin and it means "Dear". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 11 other names that are similar to this one.

C is for caring, your finest trait.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for elegant, born within you.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

Your name in reverse order is "Irehc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Riche". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Cheri" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Cheri? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,015 babies born with the name Cheri in the United States. That's more than enough Cheris to occupy the country of Monaco with an estimated population of 35,881 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1925 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cheri" was in 1960 with a total of 1,407 babies. (That's a lot of baby Cheris)

According to the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cheri" is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 55 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1966. Across the entire United States a total of 1,078 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Cheri popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Cheri in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Cheri

Cheri Oteri

Cheri Oteri is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1995 to present. Cheri was born in 1965 as Cheryl Ann Oteri in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States.


Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.