[ 2 syll. (c)he-rub, ch-er-ub ] The baby boy name Cherub is pronounced CHEHRahB †. Cherub is of Old Persian origin and it is used mainly in Hebrew. It is derived from the word karubu with the meaning 'angel'.
Cherub is not popular as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
† English pronunciation for Cherub: CH as in "cheese (CH.IY.Z)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)"