You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Boy Name: Usher

Name: Usher
Pronunciation: \u-sher\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: river mouth
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Asher, Osher
Variant forms: Ussher
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 4563

Description

Usher \u-sher\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Usher is "river mouth". Also a doorkeeper. Also an anglicisation of an Irish place name Ussery or Ossory. Literary: a famous Edgar Allan Poe tale is titled "The Fall of the House of Usher". Musician Usher Raymond.

Usher has 1 variant form: Ussher.

Baby names that sound like Usher are Asher and Osher.

Popularity

Usher is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#4563 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Usha
Next Name » Ushmil

(top)




No comments yet. Submit yours!



Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. How many days are there in a week? Use 1, 2, 3, ... to answer.

    Please answer the question by common sense.