Pronunciation: \s(o)-mer-set, som(e)-rset\
Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: summer settlement
Related Names: Somers
Sounds Like: Somersby, Sommersby, Sommers
Variant forms: Sommerset, Summerset
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 45355
Somerset \s(o)-mer-set, som(e)-rset\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Somerset is "summer settlement". Place name: a county in England. Made prominent as a first name by author and playwright Somerset Maugham.
Somerset has 2 variant forms: Sommerset and Summerset.
For more information, see also the related name Somers.
Baby names that sound like Somerset are Somersby, Sommersby and Sommers.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Somerset.
Somerset is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#45355 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)