What does Sherman mean?

Definitions for Shermanˈʃɜr mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman(noun)

    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)

  2. Sherman, Roger Sherman(noun)

    American Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution (1721-1793)

  3. Sherman, Mount Sherman(noun)

    a peak in the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado (14,036 feet high)

  4. Sherman(noun)

    a town in northeastern Texas near the Oklahoma border


  1. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    for a sheep-shearer.

  2. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    derived from the Schuermann.

  3. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    An Ashkenazic Jewish occupational surname for a tailor.

  4. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    derived from the surnames.

  5. Sherman(ProperNoun)

    A Sherman tank, main Allied battle tank in World War II.


  1. Sherman

    Sherman is a city in and the county seat of Grayson County, Texas, United States. The city's population as of 2010 was 38,521. It is also one of two principal cities in the Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Statistical Area.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sherman in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sherman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Hamilton:

    Chef Sean Sherman had been working in restaurant kitchens for decades. Then a strange fact struck Chef Sean Sherman : The food of Chef Sean Sherman people, the Oglala Sioux, was completely unrepresented in American cuisine … ’ I just had an epiphany.

  2. Aubrey McClendon:

    The charge that has been filed against me today is wrong and unprecedented, i have been singled out as the only person in the oil and gas industry in over 110 years since the Sherman Act became law to have been accused of this crime in relation to joint bidding on leasehold.

  3. Milo Ventimiglia:

    It was a blast, it was a lot of fun, i’ve said it for a very long time—[producer] Dan [Sherman] and [creator] Amy [Sherman-Palladino] —I’ve stayed very, very close with them over the years, and for them to call me and say they are doing this and putting it together, I was absolutely going to show up.

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