Gender: Female Meaning of Sheldon: "steep-sided valley" Origin of Sheldon: English

Sheldon Origin and Meaning

The name Sheldon is a girl's name of English origin meaning "steep-sided valley".

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letmein Says:


Not a girl name.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


How does this have so many likes!? Sheldon isn't a girl name at all. Try Shelley, it's much nicer.