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Sher

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How popular is the baby name Sher in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 9 9 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 6 6 0
1956 10 10 0
1957 10 10 0
1958 10 10 0
1959 10 10 0
1960 11 11 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 6 6 0
1970 5 5 0
1972 14 14 0
1973 6 6 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 5 5 0
1980 5 0 5
1981 10 0 10
1982 8 0 8
1983 6 0 6
1984 7 0 7
1987 6 0 6
1988 8 0 8
1989 10 0 10
1991 11 0 11
1992 8 0 8
1993 7 0 7
1994 8 0 8
1996 7 0 7
1998 5 0 5
2000 5 0 5
2005 5 0 5
2012 6 0 6
2015 5 5 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Sher baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 246 babies born with the name Sher in the United States. That's more than enough Shers to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sher" was in 1972 with a total of 14 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sher" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of only 8 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sher popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Sher in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Missouri names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Sher

Sher Auto Sales
Sher Cummings And Ellis
Sher E Punjab
Sher Institute
Sher Mohammad Karimi
Sher Polvinale
Sher Shah Suri
Sher Tremonte
Sher Khan

Alternative Meanings

S is for serene, your calm time.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

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

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Past life for Sher born Feb 11, 1979

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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 Yukon approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

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.

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