What does Sherman mean?

United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891)

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How is Sherman pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Sherman?

There are many interpretations to what naming a cat Sherman might say about a person. Some believe that it is a reference to the famous American general and war hero, Sherman. Others believe that it is a reference to the character from the TV show "The Simpsons", Sherman Alexie.

Is Sherman a good cat name?

Sherman has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Sherman isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Sherman is found in these categories:

sassy cat names

Sherman tanks are tough and bold, just like feisty felines!

british cat names

Associated with Cockney rhyming slang for "American".

traditional cat names

Civil War general and tank namesake make it a classic choice.


Based on likes, Sherman ranks #1,706 with users of

Sherman is not a common cat name. If you love to stand out, this is a very good thing!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Sherman was, over the past 30 days, the 2093rd ranked cat name for views on

As of June 2024, Sherman is becoming rarer and less popular with new kitten owners. Our stats reveal that the moniker is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Sherman was viewed 10 times, and liked 1 times.

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