Gender: Male Meaning of Usher: "doorkeeper" Origin of Usher: English from French

Usher Origin and Meaning

The name Usher is a boy's name of English origin meaning "doorkeeper".

Strongly associated with the mega-popular single-named singer, who was actually the fourth Usher Raymond in his family. He could start a fad.

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snowsbeloved Says:


Lol, I've never heard of that!

CupcakeGirl13 Says:


"Here comes the usher, the old toilet flusher" Im sorry, but I could hear this type of teasing on school.