Sherlock is a boy's name of Old English origin. While it's synonymous with Sherlock Holmes, a fictional character created by Scottish author Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock's literal meaning is "bright hair." Whether you want to celebrate baby's fair locks or their inquisitive nature, a name like Sherlock is sure to make an impression. Like the elusive detective, your little one is bound to charm others with their keen perception and mysterious allure.
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