Gender / Sex: boy
Sounds Like: Sheppard, Shepperd
Similar Names: Shephard, Sherard
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 778
Shepard \sh(e)-pa-rd\ as a boy's name is a variant of Shepherd (Old English), and the meaning of Shepard is "shepherd".
The baby name Shepard sounds like Sheppard and Shepperd. Other similar baby names are Shephard and Sherard.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Shepard.
Shepard is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#778 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)