Hersh

Hersh - A very unique male name



  Oct 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hersh appeared on the charts for the first time in 1959 on position #1364. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hersh and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hersh? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Hersh. The baby boy name Hersh was given to 18 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2419 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 91,170 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hersh peaked in popularity 58 years ago in 1959 on position 1364.



Famous with this name

Hersh Saluja
Hersh Chabra
Vicki Hersh


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Hersh is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hersh is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #753 - and is the least popular in New York at position #753.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Hersh is where you live.


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Hersh origin and meaning

Hersh is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hersh, pop culture references for the name Hersh and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hersh

We've found the following names that sound similar to Hersh, sorted by popularity.

Horace / Harris / Horacio / Hiroshi / Hershy / Haris / Harsh / Hargis / Hiroki / Harish /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122419
20112223
20102572
20092561
20082236
20072021
20062194
20052542
20042184
20032345
20022006
20012688
19992551
19982244
19973267
19953231
19942392
19932235
19912400
19882074
19872652
19852485
19822379
19601442
19591364

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York753

Even more about Hersh


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Hersh a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hersh?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1959
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hersh
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 91,170
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1959
2012 births +18

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