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Popularity
230k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sherry

Gender: Girl. Ranked #316 most popular

What does the name "Sherry" mean?

Sherry (American): Darling

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

S is for select, as few are chosen.

H is for hug, give one today!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

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

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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

How popular is the name "Sherry" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Sherry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 230,447 babies born with the name Sherry in the United States. That's more than enough Sherries to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1909 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sherry" was in 1962 with a total of 9,227 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sherries)

According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sherry" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 121 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1961. Across the entire United States a total of 8,382 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Sherry popular?



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

Celebrities named Sherry

Sherry Stringfield

Sherry Stringfield is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to present. Sherry was born in 1967 as Sherry Lea Stringfield in Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.

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Sherry Lansing

Sherry Lansing is a film studio executive with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1968 to 2008. Sherry was born in 1944 as Sherry Lee Duhl in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Past life for Sherry born Aug 9, 1998

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1425. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.