Sterling Family History
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Sterling Name Meaning
Scottish: variant spelling of Stirling. English: perhaps a variant of Starling. German: from Middle High German sterlinc, the name of a coin, hence probably a nickname for someone who paid that amount in rent.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sperling, Starling, Esterline, Vierling, Stelling, Osterling