Gender: Male Meaning of Stirling: "from the city of Stirling." Origin of Stirling: Scottish surname

Stirling Origin and Meaning

The name Stirling is a boy's name meaning "from the city of Stirling.".

Though the usual U.S. spelling is Sterling, this is the authentic Scottish family name version.

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Kimberly Abbott Says:


pretty name for a girl, too

beachbear Says:


Unfortunately, when I hear this name all I can think of is the sickly boy from the "Kit Kittredge" American Girl books.