Sherry

Sherry - A very unique female name



  Jul 17,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sherry appeared on the charts for the first time in 1918 on position #1472. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sherry and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sherry? 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 Sherry. The baby girl name Sherry was given to 34 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2387 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 41,566 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sherry peaked in popularity 56 years ago in 1962 on position 48.



Famous with this name

Sherry Mandujano
Sherry Miller
Sherry Lynn


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Sherry is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sherry is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,007 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,788.

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 Sherry is where you live.


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Sherry origin and meaning

Sherry is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sherry, pop culture references for the name Sherry and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sherry

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

Sarah / Sara / Sierra / Sherri / Sheri / Shari / Sherrie / Sarai / Sheree / Shakira /

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
20122387
20112428
20102455
20092579
20082502
20071937
20061875
20052116
20042058
20031922
20021636
20011565
20001539
19991603
19981368
19971184
19961170
19951035
1994808
1993698
1992699
1991635
1990589
1989508
1988417
1987398
1986354
1985300
1984272
1983258
1982240
1981209
1980192
1979176
1978151
1977141
1976111
197595
197490
197376
197270
197160
197060
196955
196852
196751
196653
196556
196450
196349
196248
196153
196054
195958
195867
195755
195654
195556
195462
195370
195268
195169
195062
194969
194861
194767
194673
1945104
1944100
1943123
1942145
1941171
1940204
1939227
1938245
1937247
1936258
1935289
1934496
1933565
1932592
1931707
1930764
1929837
1928940
19271090
19261149
19251204
19241335
19231519
19221279
19211415
19191965
19181472

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1007
California2137
Texas2788

Even more about Sherry


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 Sherry 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sherry?

2 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
1962
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sherry
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 41,566
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1918
2012 births +34

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