You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Boy Name: Sherwin

Name: Sherwin
Pronunciation: \sh(er)-win\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: bright friend
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Ciaran
Variant forms: Sherwen, Sherwind, Sherwinn, Sherwyn, Sherwynne
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7871


Sherwin \sh(er)-win\ as a boy's name is pronounced SHER-win. It is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Sherwin is "bright friend".

Sherwin has 5 variant forms: Sherwen, Sherwind, Sherwinn, Sherwyn and Sherwynne.

A baby name that sounds like Sherwin is Ciaran.


Sherwin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7871 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Sherwen
Next Name » Sherwind


No comments yet. Submit yours!

Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. What prints, printer or milk?

    Please answer the question by common sense.