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230k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sherry

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Darling
  • #316 All Time
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84k Sherri (American)
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How popular is the name "Sherry" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1909550
1913660
191411110
1915770
191612120
191713130
191826260
191914140
192029245
192137370
192240400
192353467
192456479
192572675
192673649
192781810
192881756
192979745
19301049113
193198980
19321331258
19331321266
19341991918
193544943613
193658556817
193766064911
19386816738
193975173912
194087485915
19411,2641,25212
19421,8351,81817
19432,3292,31316
19442,7552,73421#100 girl name
19452,6922,67616
19464,5374,51819#73 girl name
19475,6015,57823#67 girl name
19485,7445,71628#61 girl name
19495,3135,29221#68 girl name
19505,8245,80519#62 girl name
19515,9185,89622#69 girl name
19525,9715,95219#68 girl name
19535,9555,93718#70 girl name
19547,1277,1189#62 girl name
19557,7837,76320#56 girl name
19567,9087,89216#54 girl name
19577,8407,81624#55 girl name
19586,8146,79915#67 girl name
19597,3597,34316#58 girl name
19608,3388,31226#54 girl name
19618,3828,35923#53 girl name
19629,2659,22738#48 girl name
19639,0919,06526#49 girl name
19648,5138,48726#50 girl name
19657,4127,38923#56 girl name
19667,0106,98426#53 girl name
19677,1527,13022#51 girl name
19686,4546,43024#52 girl name
19696,1566,13917#55 girl name
19705,9405,91426#60 girl name
19715,5875,56225#60 girl name
19724,4694,44821#70 girl name
19733,9743,95519#75 girl name
19743,4453,43312#90 girl name
19753,0553,04213#95 girl name
19762,3642,3586
19772,0802,0728
19781,8421,82913
19791,6001,58911
19801,4111,4047
19811,2711,2665
19821,0511,0465
19839409319
19848858796
19858308228
19866766706
19875745677
19885465460
19894564515
19903993990
19913583535
19923053050
19933153150
19942442440
19952032030
19961611610
19971661660
19981421420
19991141140
20001261260
20011141140
20021261260
20031131130
20041041040
200589890
200691910
200795950
200877770
200977770
201064640
201168680
201272720
201363630
201462620

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1960 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sherry" ranks #82 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 119 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1960. Across the entire United States a total of 8,338 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Sherry

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

Sherry Stringfield

Sherry Stringfield is an actress with the most prominent portion of her 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 her career being from 1968 to 2008. Sherry was born in 1944 as Sherry Lee Duhl in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

S is for serious, not always joking.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yrrehs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Srrehy". 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 Sherry born May 26, 1999

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 Southern Japan approximately on 1700. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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