What does Shep mean?
Associated with: old english.
Shep has 1 variant: Shepp.
1 more related form via Shepherd: Shepard.Creative forms:
(male) Shers, Shley, ..
(female) Shla, .. Middle name pairings:
Shep Jonael (S.J.), ..
How popular is Shep?
Shep is a rare given name for males. Shep is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shep entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its apex position of #1583 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Shep rated in the Top 2000 are Shepherd (#1108 in recent rankings) and Shepard (#1456). These forms of Shep are at the height of their popularity today (median #1521).
Shep is alike in pronunciation to Chap and Chip. Other recommended names are Sahel, Seb, Sepp, Shad▼, Shae, Shai, Shan, Shaq, Shaw, Shay, Shea, Shem, Shia, Shug, Skip, Sten, Sven, Swen and Syed. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shep.See names in meaning and etymology.