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Che

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Che

"Che" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "God will multiply". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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Pet form of José.

  1. A Spanish male surname.

Notable Persons Named Che

Che Guevara was a physician, author, guerrilla, government official, and guerrilla warfare. Che was given the name Ernesto Guevara on June 14th, 1928 in Rosario, Santa Fe. Che is also known as Ernesto Guevara de la Serna and el Che. He breathed his last breath on October 9th, 1967.

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Rhymefest is a hip hop music rapping and songwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Rhymefest was given the name Che Smith on July 6th, 1977 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

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Che Adams is a soccer player for the Sheffield United F.C., Coventry City F.C., Ilkeston F.C., England national football C team, and England national under-20 football team. Che was born on July 13th, 1996 in Leicester, England. Che is also known as Adams and Che Zach Everton Fred.

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Che Vicious is a hip hop music rapping and record producer. He has had major accomplishments since 1994. Che was given the name Che Pope . Che is also known as Che Vicious.

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Che was born on October 29th, 1982 in Gloucester, England.

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Che Fu is a hip hop, reggae, soul, and funk musician. He was most prominent from 1989 to present. Che was given the name Che Kuo Eruera Ness .

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Che

Michael Che is a political satire satirist. Michael was given the name Michael Che Campbell on May 19th, 1983 in Manhattan, New York City.

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Chiung Yao is a novelist, screenwriter, lyricist, and producer. Chiung was given the name Chen Che on April 20th, 1938 in Republic of China.

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Damon Che is an instrumental rock musician. He plays Drum kit, Percussion instrument, Guitar, Pearl Drums, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1985 to present. Damon was given the name Damon Che Fitzgerald in Pittsburgh.

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Stephanie Che is an actor and singing. Stephanie was born on December 28th, 1974 in Hong Kong.

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Linh was born in 1942.

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Chico was born on December 7th, 1940. He breathed his last breath on March 29th, 1989.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 19 0 19
1969 75 19 56
1970 106 15 91
1971 94 8 86
1972 94 15 79
1973 81 13 68
1974 112 18 94
1975 97 15 82
1976 84 13 71
1977 75 11 64
1978 70 11 59
1979 70 15 55
1980 62 9 53
1981 44 15 29
1982 42 5 37
1983 41 7 34
1984 41 17 24
1985 38 17 21
1986 31 9 22
1987 25 5 20
1988 40 11 29
1989 46 14 32
1990 45 12 33
1991 38 10 28
1992 35 11 24
1993 44 9 35
1994 41 0 41
1995 36 5 31
1996 38 7 31
1997 31 8 23
1998 41 0 41
1999 39 7 32
2000 46 5 41
2001 31 0 31
2002 48 5 43
2003 35 5 30
2004 48 8 40
2005 49 5 44
2006 44 0 44
2007 29 0 29
2008 41 0 41
2009 33 0 33
2010 28 0 28
2011 28 5 23
2012 30 0 30
2013 12 0 12
2014 21 0 21
2015 20 0 20
2016 15 0 15

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Popularity of Che as a first name

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Popularity of Che as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Che U.S.
  White 2.30% 64.26%
  African American 8.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 78.56% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.21% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.26% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Che

People with the last name Che are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Che

  • How Popular is the name Che? Che is the 6,039th most popular name of all time. As a last name Che was the 12,865th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Che have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,333 babies born with the first name Che in the United States. That's more than enough people named Che to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Che? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Che first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Che is Tuesday, December 1st, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Che born? The highest recorded use of the first name Che was in 1974 with a total of 94 babies.
  • Random Che Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Che is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Che: Your name in reverse order is Ehc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ehc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Che? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,393 people with the last name Che.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Che? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Che as their last name since less than 1 person in 123k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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