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Sher Meaning


What does Sher mean?

The name Sher is of Persian origin.

The meaning of Sher is "lion".

Sher is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Sher.

The Given Name Sher

Stylish and simple, it is a name considered by many parents.

A name fit for a child full of dazzle and spirit, a little adventurer.

Sher has no variant spellings.

Sher falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sher Shah Suri.

Sher Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. It ranked 18,667 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

View the Sher Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sher has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sher to other names.

Sher Related Names

Famous Shers

  • Sher Shah Suri ~ Indian Ruler (1540-1545)

Sher Numerology

What will your new littleSher be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Sher are often self-assured and inexperienced but most of all they are read more >>

Sher Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Sher in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sher.

Just for fun, see the name Sher in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Sher in Nautical Flags page.