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Stirling meaning and name origin

Stirling \s-tirli-ng, st(ir)-ling\ as a boy's name has the meaning "genuine, of high quality" and is a variant of Sterling (English): the word derives from an Old English term meaning "little star".

Stirling is also pronounced similarly to Starling.


Popularity of Stirling

Stirling is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#13156 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Stirling name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Stirling with its source form and related boy baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Stirling name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Stirling outside U.S.

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