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Sterne

What does Sterne mean?

Sterne Pronunciation of Sterne [sterne] as a boys' name is of Middle English and German origin, and the meaning of Sterne is "stern; star". Authors Laurence Sterne, Thomas Stearns Eliot; violinist Isaac Stern.

Associated with: star.

Variations

Sterne has 4 variants: Stearn, Stearne, Stearns and Stern.

Creative forms:
(male) Sterney, Steron, ..

(female) Sterney, Sterni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sterne Cristian (S.C.), ..

How popular is Sterne?

Sterne is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#34038 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Sterne has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sterne name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sterne outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aherne, Arne, Beirne, Berne, Bjorne, Byrne, Cheyne, Deane, Dene, Gene, Herne, Keane, Kearne, Keyne, Leone, Lerone, Lorne, Luverne, Sabre, Sarge, Sayre, Seann, Searle, Serge, Sergey, Sergi, Severn, Severne, Shaine, Shane, Shereef, Signe, Simone, Sothern, Speare, Spero, Stan, Stana, Stanek, Stark, Starke, Starr, Steben, Steel, Steele, Steen, Stefan, Steffen, Stein, Sten, Stennis, Steno, Stephen, Stepney, Stepny, Sterling, Stevan, Steve, Steven, Stevie, Stevon, Stevy, Stian, Stone, Stoney, Storm, Strom, Strong, Sturm, Stygge (see Stian), Svein, Swaine, Swayne, Sweeney and Verne. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sterne.

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