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Gender: Female Meaning of Cher: "beloved" Origin of Cher: French

The name Cher is a girl's name of French origin meaning "beloved". Cher and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover 10 times".

From the experts:

For years there was only one Cher, and then along came the charming heroine of the movie "Clueless." The world now officially has enough Chers in it.

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Famous People Named Cher

Cherilyn "Cher" Sarkisian, American singer and actress
Cher Lloyd, English singer and songwriter
Cher Butler, American model and actress

Pop Culture References for the name Cher

Cherilyn "Cher" Horowitz, main character in film "Clueless"
Cher, character on TV series 'Raised by Wolves'