Gender: Female Pronunciation: CHEH-rith Meaning of Cherith: "Winter stream" Origin of Cherith: Hebrew

Cherith Origin and Meaning

The name Cherith is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "Winter stream".

One of the rarer names to come from the Bible, Cherith has a fresh and modern sound despite its ancient roots. Cherith was the name of the stream that kept Elijah alive during the three years' drought which he announced to King Ahab. In English, Cherith pleasingly reminds one of the word cherish which is another plus to this underused girls' name.

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fearlessfirefly Says:


I like the meaning but not the sound.