[ 3 syll. us-her, ush-er ] The baby girl name Usher is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as AH-SHerer †. Usher has its origins in the Latin language. The name Usher means 'from the mouth of the river'.
See also the related category river.
Usher is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Usher: AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"