Gender: Male
Origin: English
Meaning: Starling, Little Star

The name Sterling means Starling, Little Star and is of English origin. Sterling is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

Originally an English surname, associated with the type of silver. Also the name of British currency, to which the "pound" refers. The word sterling most likely comes from the MIddle English word steorra, "star" plus the diminutive suffix -ling. Early Norman pennies bore a small star. Another theory is that the coin was originally made by Easterling moneyers, and the "Ea" was dropped.

People who like the name Sterling also like the names: Oliver, Archer, Owen, Hudson, Lincoln, Liam, Everett, Charlotte, Hazel, Violet, Lorelei, Amelia, Ruby, Scarlett

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