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2k
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since 1880

Che

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: God will multiply
  • #5904 All Time
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How popular is the name "Che" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 19 0 19
1969 75 19 56
1970 106 15 91
1971 94 8 86
1972 93 14 79
1973 81 13 68
1974 112 18 94
1975 97 15 82
1976 84 13 71
1977 75 11 64
1978 70 11 59
1979 70 15 55
1980 62 9 53
1981 44 15 29
1982 42 5 37
1983 41 7 34
1984 41 17 24
1985 38 17 21
1986 31 9 22
1987 25 5 20
1988 40 11 29
1989 46 14 32
1990 45 12 33
1991 38 10 28
1992 35 11 24
1993 44 9 35
1994 41 0 41
1995 36 5 31
1996 38 7 31
1997 31 8 23
1998 41 0 41
1999 39 7 32
2000 46 5 41
2001 31 0 31
2002 48 5 43
2003 35 5 30
2004 48 8 40
2005 49 5 44
2006 44 0 44
2007 29 0 29
2008 41 0 41
2009 33 0 33
2010 28 0 28
2011 28 5 23
2012 30 0 30
2013 11 0 11
2014 20 0 20

Want to know about the populiarty of Che? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,295 babies born with the name Che in the United States. That's more than enough Ches to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 19 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Che" was in 1974 with a total of 94 babies.

According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Che" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1973. Across the entire United States a total of only 81 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Che popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Che" mean? The list below shows the origins of Che as well as things modernly associated with the name Che such as celebrities named Che.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Che

The name "Che" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God will multiply". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Che Guevara

Che Guevara is a physician, author, guerrilla, and government official. Che was born in 1928 as Ernesto Guevara in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Your name in reverse order is "Ehc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ceh". 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.

Past life for Che born Aug 10, 1933

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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