Sherma name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sherma mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sherma

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

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Alt. Meaning

S is for serious, not always joking.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

M is for melody, the song of life.

A is for aware, of your surroundings

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sherma

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sherma

Malini Sherma


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sherma U.S.
  White 21.97% 64.26%
  African American 6.82% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 69.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sherma

People with the last name Sherma are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Sherma

  • How Popular is the name Sherma? Sherma is the 21,735th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sherma was the 129,047th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sherma have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 319 babies born with the first name Sherma in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sherma to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sherma? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sherma first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sherma is Saturday, October 11th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Sherma born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sherma was in 1944 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Sherma Factoid: According to the 1936 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sherma is not a popular baby girl's name in Utah. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Utah have the same name in 1936.
  • Weird things about the name Sherma: The name spelled backwards is Amrehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ashemr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sherma? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 132 people with the last name Sherma.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sherma? Sherma is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Sherma name meaning

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