Sheldon
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
SHEL-dən
Meaning
From steep valley
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Sheldon originates in Old English language and means "from a steep valley". As a masculine given name its usage remains rather rare, despite having been popularized by the character name of Sheldon Cooper in the TV series The Big Bang Theory.

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Sheldon Jones - baseball player
Sheldon Leonard - actor
Sheldon Mallory - baseball player
Sheldon Whitehouse - politician

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