Sherlyn

Sherlyn - A very unique female name



  Feb 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sherlyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1946 on position #1513. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sherlyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sherlyn? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Sherlyn. The baby girl name Sherlyn was given to 402 baby girls in 2012, ranking #636 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,516 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sherlyn peaked in popularity 11 years ago in 2006 on position 367.



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Sherlyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sherlyn is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #341 - and is the least popular in Pennsylvania at position #1,367.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Sherlyn is where you live.


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Sherlyn origin and meaning

Sherlyn is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sherlyn, pop culture references for the name Sherlyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sherlyn

We've found the following names that sound similar to Sherlyn, sorted by popularity.

Sharlene / Shirlene / Sherilyn / Sharleen / Sherlin / Sharilyn / Shirleen / Sharolyn / Sharlyn / Sherlene /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012636
2011899
2010642
2009551
2008658
2007617
2006367
2005738
2004589
2003892
20021766
20012084
20003112
19984794
19954025
19933242
19894521
19722542
19702262
19692828
19682656
19671832
19651870
19631948
19622259
19611813
19602520
19592159
19581861
19571654
19561354
19551458
19541997
19532231
19521498
19511617
19501184
19482103
19471294
19461513

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey341
Nevada356
California381
Colorado400
Arizona436
New York509
Utah512
Texas533
Illinois554
Maryland570
Alabama664
Georgia673
North Carolina705
Indiana710
Minnesota778
South Carolina783
Florida884
Virginia989
Michigan1050
Washington1217
Pennsylvania1367

Even more about Sherlyn


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Sherlyn a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sherlyn?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2006
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sherlyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,516
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1946
2012 births +402

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