Cherie

First Name
30k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
103
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Cherie mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Cherie

"Cherie" is a name of French origin, and it means "Dear". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary
  1. feminine equivalent of chéri

Notable Persons Named Cherie

Cherie Blair is a Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University and Spouse of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Cherie was given the name Theresa Cara Booth on September 23rd, 1954 in Bury.

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Cherie Currie is a punk rock and hard rock musician. She plays Keyboard instrument, Guitar, and Vocals. She was most active from 1976 to present. Cherie was given the name Cherie Ann Currie on November 30th, 1959 in Encino, California, US.

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Cherie Lunghi is an actress and dancer. She has been prominent since 1965. Cherie was given the name Cherie Mary Lunghi on April 4th, 1952 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.

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Cherie Johnson is an actress, writer, film producer, and author. She was most active from 1982 to present. Cherie was born on November 21st, 1975 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Cherie Chung is an actor. She was most prominent from 1973 to 1994. Cherie was born on February 16th, 1960 in Hong Kong.

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Cherie Priest is a horror fiction, southern gothic, science fiction, and steampunk writer. Cherie was born on July 30th, 1975 in Florida, United States.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Cherie

Élodie was born on September 9th, 1969 in Saint-Étienne.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1910 5 5 0
1913 6 6 0
1914 10 10 0
1917 14 14 0
1918 15 15 0
1919 6 6 0
1920 13 13 0
1921 14 14 0
1922 17 17 0
1923 13 13 0
1924 13 13 0
1925 24 24 0
1926 32 32 0
1927 73 73 0
1928 72 72 0
1929 68 68 0
1930 105 105 0
1931 72 72 0
1932 67 67 0
1933 81 81 0
1934 75 75 0
1935 88 88 0
1936 109 109 0
1937 75 75 0
1938 86 86 0
1939 89 89 0
1940 91 91 0
1941 132 132 0
1942 167 167 0
1943 202 202 0
1944 245 245 0
1945 249 249 0
1946 379 379 0
1947 433 433 0
1948 451 451 0
1949 404 404 0
1950 412 412 0
1951 425 425 0
1952 453 453 0
1953 477 477 0
1954 494 494 0
1955 628 628 0
1956 928 923 5
1957 779 779 0
1958 688 688 0
1959 648 648 0
1960 657 657 0
1961 626 626 0
1962 835 835 0
1963 897 897 0
1964 823 817 6
1965 825 825 0
1966 871 871 0
1967 965 960 5
1968 891 891 0
1969 991 991 0
1970 1,002 1,002 0
1971 870 870 0
1972 823 823 0
1973 760 760 0
1974 661 661 0
1975 653 648 5
1976 493 493 0
1977 465 465 0
1978 424 424 0
1979 467 467 0
1980 467 467 0
1981 383 383 0
1982 392 392 0
1983 340 335 5
1984 357 357 0
1985 370 370 0
1986 340 340 0
1987 327 327 0
1988 287 287 0
1989 218 218 0
1990 226 226 0
1991 162 162 0
1992 164 164 0
1993 134 134 0
1994 100 100 0
1995 62 62 0
1996 64 64 0
1997 50 50 0
1998 56 56 0
1999 50 50 0
2000 31 31 0
2001 33 33 0
2002 41 41 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 30 30 0
2005 19 19 0
2006 14 14 0
2007 22 22 0
2008 31 31 0
2009 29 29 0
2010 22 22 0
2011 21 21 0
2012 19 19 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 19 19 0
2016 12 12 0
2017 11 11 0

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Popularity of Cherie as a first name

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Popularity of Cherie as a last name

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Common last names for Cherie

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Wilson
  • Thompson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cherie U.S.
  White 37.86% 64.26%
  African American 51.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.83% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cherie

People with the last name Cherie are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Cherie

  • What name lists does Cherie rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Cherie? Cherie is the 1,379th most popular name of all time. As a last name Cherie was the 157,234th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Cherie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,885 babies born with the first name Cherie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cherie to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cherie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Cherie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cherie is Saturday, December 27th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Cherie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cherie was in 1970 with a total of 1,002 babies. That's a lot of babies named Cherie!
  • Random Cherie Factoid: According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Cherie ranks 84th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 14 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1975.
  • Weird things about the name Cherie: Your name in reverse order is Eirehc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rechei. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cherie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 103 people with the last name Cherie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cherie? Cherie is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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