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Spell Check of shepherd

Correct spelling: shepherd

Definition of shepherd:

  1. watch over like a shepherd, as a teacher of her pupils

Common misspellings for shepherd:

  • sheperd (45%)
  • shephard (26%)
  • shepperd (5%)
  • shepered (4%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Shepherd \sh(e)-phe-rd\

Meaning:
shepherd
Origin:
English
Details:
Shepherd as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Shepherd is "shepherd". Occupational name. Mostly 19th-century use. "Pooh" illustrator Ernest Shepard.
Related names:
Carden.
Variants:
Shepperd, Shep, Shepard, Shephard, Shepp, Sheppard.

Examples of usage for shepherd:

  1. Their shepherd had a young dog in training at the time. "Stories of Animal Sagacity" , W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. At last, after this had occurred on two more successive days, the shepherd resolved to remain at home till his dog should appear, and then to follow him. "Stories of Animal Sagacity" , W.H.G. Kingston.
  3. The shepherd, seeing this, hurried onward to collect his scattered flock, calling his dog to his assistance, and leaving his little boy at a spot where he believed that he should easily find him again. "Stories of Animal Sagacity" , W.H.G. Kingston.