What does Stirling mean?
Associated with: high (great).
Stirling has 1 alternative form via Sterling: Sterlyn.Creative forms:
(male) Stanling, Styling, ..
(female) Stirli, Stirni, .. Middle name pairings:
Stirling Zaine (S.Z.), ..
How popular is Stirling?
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. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Stirling (outside Top 2000) is Sterling (#495 from recent data). This relation of Stirling was favored as a birth name in 2015 (usage of 0.03%). Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Stirling and related names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Stirling is alike in pronunciation to Starling. Other suggested similar names are Ashling (see Ashley), Carling, Darring, Delling, Erling, Erving, Esmeling, Feilding (see Fielding), Fielding, Gambling, Goring, Harding, Irving▼, Kipling, Kippling (see Kipling), Loring, Lorring, Masling (see Maslin), Reiding, Saturnin, Saturnino, Selig, Sevrin, Sherwin, Sherwind (see Sherwin), Sherwinn (see Sherwin), Shiriki, Silvino, Sinjin, Sirgio, Sirgios, Sirius, Spalding, Spaulding, Stein, Stern, Sterne, Stian, Stig, Stiles, Stillman, Strong, Swithin, Swithinn (see Swithin) and Waring. These names tend to be more commonly used than Stirling.See names in meaning and etymology.