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Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. /ˈʃɜɹ.wʊd/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

From a place name meaning "bright forest", derived from Old English scir meaning "bright" and wudu meaning "tree, wood".
Added 5/12/2009 by ema_kala
Edited 7/8/2021 by HL