Pronunciation: \s-tear-ns, ste(a)-rns\
Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: stern; star
Sounds Like: Stearne, Stearn
Similar Names: Stern, Stannes, Stefanos, Stennis, Stefanus, Stefanas, Stephens, Straus, Strauss
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2119
Stearns \s-tear-ns, ste(a)-rns\ as a boy's name is a variant of Sterne (Middle English, German), and the meaning of Stearns is "stern; star".
The baby name Stearns sounds like Stearne and Stearn. Other similar baby names are Stern, Stannes, Stefanos, Stennis, Stefanus, Stefanas, Stephens, Straus and Strauss.
Stearns is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2119 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)