What does Stirling mean?
Stirling has 1 alternative form via Sterling: Sterlyn.
Stirling is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#10869 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular variation form of Stirling (#unlisted) is Sterling (#508 last year). These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.612%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.492%, down 19.6%). Sterling (#508) is the most trendy baby name here, and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Stirling and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Stirling is alike in pronunciation to Starling. Like Stirling, this name is not commonly used.