Herd Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Heard. Dutch: variant of Herder. Dutch: from Middle Dutch hert, herte ‘hart’, ‘stag’; probably a nickname for someone who was fleet of foot, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a deer.

List of People with Surname Herd

According to our database, there are a total of 1,820 people with the surname Herd. Among these people surnamed Herd, there are about 424 unique names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. Michael Herd, David Herd and Robert Herd are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Herd, with 30, 29 and 29 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Herd, with a total of 213 people, and there are a total of 148 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Herd, with a total of 207 people and an average of 142 unique names.