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Boy Name: Shepard

Name: Shepard
Pronunciation: \sh(e)-pa-rd\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: shepherd
Origin: English
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)

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