[ 2 syll. (s)her-ril(l), sh-erri-ll ] The baby boy name Sherrill is also used as a girl name, and it is more frequently a girl name. It is pronounced as SHEHRihL †. The origin of Sherrill is the English language. Sherrill is a variant of the name Sherill.
Sherrill is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked in 1936 with 0.007% of baby boys being given the name Sherrill. It ranked at #689 then. The baby name has since experienced a loss in popularity, and is now of very modest use. Among all boy names in its group, Sherrill was nonetheless the most commonly used in 2018. Though Sherrill is currently more often than not a girl name, there was a period from 1931 to 1932 when more boys were given the name. From 1934 on, increasingly more girls than boys were named Sherrill. In 1946, the name Sherrill was given to 5 times as many girls than boys.
Baby names that sound like Sherrill include Sherill, Sheryl, Sherly, Sherril, Sherryll, Sorel, Sorelle, Soril, Sorlee, Sorley (English and Irish), Sorli, Sorlie, Sorly, Sorrel, Sorrell, Sorrelle, Cearúil (English), Cerel, Ciril (Slavic), and Cirill.
† English pronunciation for Sherrill: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"