Sherwood Family History. Sherwood Name Meaning. English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scir 'shire' or scir 'bright' + wudu 'wood'. Americanized form of some Jewish name.
Sherwood is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Sherwood name meanings is Bright Forest. Other similar sounding names can be Shardha, Sharad, Sharda, Saradha, Sharat, Seward, Serhat, Seerat, Sarat, Sarawathi, Shirdi Prasad, Sarita, Sharada, Saratha, Shahrud, Sarit, Shraddha, Sarada.