in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Native American
- #5412 All Time
Pronunciation of Cherokee
How popular is the name "Cherokee" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Cherokee? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,631 babies born with the name Cherokee in the United States. That's more than enough Cherokees to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cherokee" was in 1998 with a total of 143 babies.
According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cherokee" is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 108 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Cherokee popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Cherokee in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Cherokee" mean? The list below shows the origins of Cherokee as well as things modernly associated with the name Cherokee such as celebrities named Cherokee.
Origin and Meaning of Cherokee
The name "Cherokee" is of Native American origin, and it means "People of a different speech. One of the largest American Indian tribes". It's a name commonly given to boys.
C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.
H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.
E is for extra, those little things you do!
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
O is for outlook, pleasing to all.
K is for kid, the child within.
E is for excite, your spirit is catching!
E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!
Your name in reverse order is "Eekorehc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oekhceer". 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 Cherokee born Mar 27, 1978
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 Western Russia approximately on 1125. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Name poster for Cherokee
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.