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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kasher

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Borrowing from Yiddish כּשרן (kashern), from כּשר (kosher, “kosher”).

kasher was also found in the following language(s): Italian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kasher

Moshe Kasher is an observational comedy, black comedy, and surreal humour comedian. Moshe was born on July 6th, 1979 in Queens, New York, U.S.


Tim Kasher is an indie rock, emo, post-hardcore, alternative rock, and folk rock musician. He plays Vocals, accordion, guitar, organ, keyboard, vuvuzela, bass, Gibson Corvus, and Gibson Les Paul. His ongoing career started in 1993. Tim was born on August 19th, 1974 in Omaha, Nebraska, US.


Asa Kasher is a philosopher, linguist, linguistics, and philosopherandlinguist. Asa was born on June 6th, 1940 in Jerusalem.


Menachem was born on March 7th, 1895 in Warsaw. He left this life on November 3rd, 1983.


Aryeh was born in 1935.


Joe Kasher was a soccer player for the Willington A.F.C., Crook Town A.F.C., Sunderland A.F.C., Stoke City F.C., Carlisle United F.C., and Accrington Stanley F.C. (1891). Joe was born on January 14th, 1894 in Willington, County Durham. He breathed his last breath on January 8th, 1992.


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Popularity of Kasher as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kasher U.S.
  White 90.37% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kasher

People with the last name Kasher are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kasher

  • How Popular is the name Kasher? Kasher is the 87,781st most popular name of all time. As a last name Kasher was the 97,210th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kasher have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Kasher in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kasher? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2015 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kasher born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kasher was in 2015 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kasher: Your name in reverse order is Rehsak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sekhar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kasher? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 187 people with the last name Kasher.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kasher? Kasher is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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