Cher Name Meaning & Origin

Cher

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Related Names:

Cherie, Cheryl

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Cheri, Cherie

Meanings and history of the name Cher: | Edit

Cher means "dear" in French; it can be a name on its own or an abbreviation for names such as Cherilyn and Cherilee.

Famous real-life people named Cher: | Edit

Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian), American singer and actress, Cher Lloyd (British singer)

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Cher Horowitz, heroine of the 1995 film "Clueless", played by Alicia Silverstone.

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