Name: Cher

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cher

  • Meaning:
    Dear one
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    Itself (Cher)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cher

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the French 'cher' (dear), technically 'chère' in the feminine.

    Popularity of this name rose due to its association with Academy award winning actress Cher.

Similar Names to Cher for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Cher (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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