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 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cherokee" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 153 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 honest, something you hold dear.
E is for expressive, not one to hold within.
R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.
O is for ornate, nothing plain here!
K is for keen, your sense of honesty.
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.
Your name in reverse order is "Eekorehc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kocrehee". 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 Jan 3, 1930
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 Israel approximately on 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
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.