Sharon

Gender:girl

Meaning:forest

Origin:Hebrew

Pronunciation:sha ron

Variations:Sharron

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Sharon is a wonderful traditional name and also the name of a lovely type of flower. This would be an idea name for a baby girl.

Detailed Meaning

The name Sharon is a Hebrew name and refers to a fertile plain near the coast of Israel. The name is given to the rose of Sharon, a flowering plant of yellow and purple.

Famous People With This Name

Sharon Osbourne is a British television personality and wife of Ozzy Osbourne. Sharon Stone is an American actress best known for her role in the film “Basic Instinct.” Sharon Leal is an American actress known for her role in the movie “Dreamgirls.”

Possible Nicknames

Nickname options for Sharon include Shar, Ron, or Ronny/Roni.

Related Names

Sharon can also be spelt Sharron.

Stories Featuring This Name

Sharon Rickman is a character on the British soap opera, “EastEnders.” Sharon is a character in a “Doctor Who” comic strip and companion to the Fourth Doctor.¬†Sharon “Boomer” Valerii is a character in “Battlestar Galactica.”

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