What does Shirley mean?

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Shirley

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Wiktionary

  1. Shirley(Adverb)

    surely

  2. Shirley(ProperNoun)

    An English habitational surname

  3. Shirley(ProperNoun)

    (rarely) transferred from the surname.

  4. Shirley(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname. Popular from the 1920s to the 1950s.

  5. Origin: English place name form scir + leah.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shirley(noun)

    the bullfinch

Freebase

  1. Shirley

    Shirley is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 7,211 at the 2010 census. The town has a well preserved historic New England town center and is home to two state prisons, including the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center. The remains of a Shaker village are located on the prison grounds.

Suggested Resources

  1. shirley

    Song lyrics by shirley -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by shirley on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Shirley' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3614

How to pronounce Shirley?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Shirley in sign language?

  1. shirley

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shirley in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shirley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Shirley in a Sentence

  1. Airplane:

    Rumack Yes I am serious... and don't call me Shirley.

  2. Tallulah Bankhead:

    They used to photograph Shirley Temple through gauze. They should photograph me through linoleum.

  3. Katharine Hepburn:

    Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.

  4. Katharine Hepburn:

    Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high- class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.

  5. The President:

    There are people in our country’s history who don’t look left or right, they just look straight ahead. Shirley Chisholm was one of those people.

Images & Illustrations of Shirley

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Shirley#10000#10320#100000

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