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Popularity
11k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Cherry

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Cherry Fruit
  • #2230 All Time
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How popular is the name "Cherry" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1880660
1881550
1882770
1883550
1884770
188510100
1888770
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190013130
1901880
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1905660
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190712120
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191113130
191220200
191312120
191426260
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191850455
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192039345
192154540
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192982775
193079790
193179745
19321021020
193383785
193494940
193599927
193668635
193781810
193890900
193987870
19401171125
194193930
19421441440
19431511465
19441971970
19452272198
19463233185
19473593545
194835334310
194930129110
19502472470
19512692690
19522992990
19532702655
19542672616
19552512510
19563023020
19572992990
19582382326
19592162160
19602272216
19611851850
19621631630
19631611610
19641751750
19651401400
19661121120
19671741740
19681451450
19691501500
19701571570
19711551550
19721421420
19731391390
19741291245
19751171170
19761061060
19771281280
19781031030
19791031030
19801081080
198187825
198289890
198367670
198482820
198567670
198672720
198759590
198858580
198945450
199053530
199160600
199254540
199342420
199434340
199530300
199631310
199729290
199832320
199922220
200031310
200121210
200215150
200319190
200422220
200529290
200631310
200738380
200832320
200924240
201021210
201126260
201239390
201335350
201446460

Want to know about the populiarty of Cherry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,374 babies born with the name Cherry in the United States. That's more than enough Cherries to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cherry" was in 1947 with a total of 354 babies.

According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cherry" is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 10 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1965. Across the entire United States a total of only 140 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Cherry" mean?

Cherry (American): Cherry Fruit

The name "Cherry" is of American origin and it means "Cherry Fruit". It's a name commonly given to girls.

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

R is for relax, you know how!

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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

Where is the name Cherry popular?



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

Celebrities named Cherry

Cherry Jones

Cherry Jones is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1980 to present. Cherry was born in 1956 as Cherry Jones in Paris, Tennessee, U.S.

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Past life for Cherry born Mar 3, 1949

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Cherry

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