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Cherish \ch(e)-ri-sh\

Meaning:
to treasure, care for; dear
Origin:
Modern
Details:
Cherish as a girl's name is of English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Cherish is "to treasure and care for; dear". Modern coinage based on Cheryth and the word "cherish" from Old French "cherir", a derivative of "cher".
Related names:
Cher.
Meaning:
Shericia.
Variants:
Cherysh, Charish, Charisha, Cheerish, Cherishe, Cherrish.

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Examples of usage for cherish:

  1. To cherish is both to hold dear and to treat as dear. Mere unexpressed esteem would not be cherishing. In the marriage vow, " to love, honor, and cherish," the word cherish implies all that each can do by love and tenderness for the welfare and happiness of the other, as by support, protection, care in sickness, comfort in sorrow, sympathy, and help of every kind. To nurse is to tend the helpless or feeble, as infants, or the sick or wounded. To nourish is strictly to sustain and build up by food; to nurture includes careful mental and spiritual training, with something of love and tenderness; to foster is simply to maintain and care for, to bring up; a foster- child will be nourished, but may not be as tenderly nurtured or as lovingly cherished as if one's own. In the figurative sense, the opinion one cherishes he holds, not with mere cold conviction, but with loving devotion.
  2. No child should cherish a thought or purpose or imagination which he cannot share with father or mother. "Practical Ethics" , William DeWitt Hyde.
  3. We can prepare our hearts for its entrance; we can welcome and cherish it when it comes. "Practical Ethics" , William DeWitt Hyde.

Quotes for cherish:

  1. For then only will you be strong, when you cherish the laws, and when the revolutionary attempts of lawless men shall have ceased. - Aeschines
  2. Cherish your human connections- your relationships with friends and family. - Barbara Bush
  3. But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high, we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals, and dream such dreams of lofty purpose, that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be, whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action. - Joshua Chamberlain
  4. Here at Carolina, our World Cup opponents marked their calendars. Obviously the other nations wanted to win every game, but a big upset over the U. S. was something we knew other teams would cherish. - Lorrie Fair
  5. Today's Constitution is a realistic document of freedom only because of several corrective amendments. Those amendments speak to a sense of decency and fairness that I and other Blacks cherish. - Thurgood Marshall
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