What does Sherill mean?
Sherill [sher-ill] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Sherill) has the meaning "cherry fruit; green gemstone; free man". Sherill is an alternate spelling of Cheryl (French, Greek): not found before the 1920s. Sherill is also a variation of Sheryl (English, Old German).
VARIANTS Shyrill, Shyril, Shiral, Sheryll, Sheryle, Sheryell, Sherryl, Sherrill▼, Sherril, Sherrelle, Sherrell, Sheril, Sherelle, Sherell, Sharyll, Sharyl, Sharrell, Sharil, Sharelle, Sharell, Chyrill, Chyril, Cherylle, Cheryll, Cheryle, Cherryl, Cherrill, Cherrell, Cherelle, Cherell, Charyl, Charil, Charelle, CharellCREATIVE FORMS
(female) Sheill, Sherla, ..
(male) Sheral, Sherle, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Sherill Hadlee (S.H.), ..
How popular is Sherill?
Sherill is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3462 out of 4276, Top 81%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#88825 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)
Sherill was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #1761 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Sherill listed in the Top 2000 are Sherrill, Sherril, Sherrell, Sherryl, Sheryl, Sheryll, Sheryle, Sherilyn, Cherryl, Cherilyn, Cherie, Cheryl, Cheryle, Sharyl, Cheryll and Cherelle. Usage of these relations of Sherill was common during 1950-1959 (MEDIAN #1065).
Sherill is pronounced similarly to Charill, Sharel, Sheralle, Shirell and Shirelle. Other suggested similar names are Averill, Merill, Sharla, Sharly, Sheila▼, Shell, Shenell, Sheri▼, Sheria, Sherica, Sherice, Sherie, Sherifa, Sherilin, Sherina, Sherine, Sherisa, Sherise, Sherita, Sherlee, Sherli, Sherlie, Sherrlie (see Shirley), Shirely, Shirl, Shirly, Sirilla, Sorell, Sorrell and Syrilla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sherill.See names in meaning and etymology.