Gender: Female Meaning of Sharon: "a plain" Origin of Sharon: Hebrew

Sharon Origin and Meaning

The name Sharon is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "a plain".

This Old Testament place name was in the Top 10 fifty years ago, but now Sharon's off on a cruise with cousin Karen.

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QueenieGuldbaek Says:


Sharon sounds so chavvy to me.

*S Says:


I think of Sharon Tate, who was a beautiful, glamorous woman. But to each his own. There are plenty of names that sound plain to me too.

Kaylon O. Centres Says:


Sharon reminds me of a plain-looking, middle aged matronly woman.

Yara Says:


I don't think this name is that old-sounding. It's very pretty.

Impwood Says:


I'm not overly keen on this name, but I can honestly see it on a person of any age. Baby, child, adolescent, young woman, middle-aged, elderly. Businesswoman, mother, schoolteacher, etc., etc.