Sherley name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English
Pronunciation: sh(er)-ley
Meaning: Shining Meadow and Bright Grassland
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What does Sherley mean?

Origin of Unorthodox Sherley is in Old English bestowed upon both sexes is mostly used in English. Sherley is variant form of eminent and enduring Shirley. Also Shirley is another transcription of SKIR;LEAH.

Origin of Unorthodox Shirley is in Old English, meaning of Shirley is "Meadow Shire and Bright Meadow".

How do I pronounce Sherley?

The most common pronunciation of two syllabled Sherley is sh(er)-ley.

Variants of Sherley

Shirley, Cherly, Shirleen

Names that rhyme with Sherley

How popular is the name Sherley?

Sherley is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1910 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 1934, it ranked 1518th when 30 girls were named Sherley.

There are over 1493 babies that have been given the name Sherley in United States. Also, in France, it has been in use since 1975 and was able to reach the top 900 names.

In 2002, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 803 on girl names chart when 47 babies were named Sherley. Over 686 babies in France have been named Sherley.

Sherley is an uncommon baby name in Belgium, its highest ever rank is 505 (2005) in its 14 years run on Belgium naming chart.

Over 143 people have been named Sherley in Belgium. But Sherley is a popular baby name in Haiti where every 1 in 2000 have the name. At least, 10000 people globally have been given the name as per our research.

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What numbers say about Sherley?

Focus on what makes you feel alive and energetic. Express how you feel because withholding everything isn't healthy. You can practically make a person do what you want and they will do it without hesitation. Number 1 reveals your positive attitude and originality. You predict things before they happen. Having number 1 as your soul urge no reveals your deep desire to prove yourself to other people and acquire their acceptance.

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  •  Kingslea came from Old English is a baby boy name, meaning of Kingslea is "From the King's Meadow" is used prevalently in English
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Middle names for Sherley

There are many well-liked and intrepid middle names that are commonly paired with Sherley.

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Famous people named Sherley

  • Sherley Anne Williams, American poet, novelist, professor, vocalist


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Institut national de la statistique et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques,
  3. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
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