What does Stefanie mean?
Stefanie [ste-fanie] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of Stefanie is "garland, crown". Stefanie is an alternate form, with the prefix Stef-, of Stephanie (Greek): feminine of Stephen.
(female) Shifanie, Stefanah, ..
(male) Stefafiq, Stefaste, .. Middle name pairings:
Stefanie Gretchen (S.G.), ..
How popular is Stefanie?
Stefanie is a very prominent first name for females (#597 out of 4276, Top 14%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#127948 out of 150436, Top 85%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Stefanie for girls. Stefanie was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #178 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the history of Stefanie and corresponding names. Stephanie (#208 from current records), Stevie (#988), Stephany (#1472), Stephania, Stephani, Steffie, Stefania, Steffanie and Stefani are the prominent varying forms of Stefanie. Adoption of these forms of Stefanie was at its highest 4 decades ago (average #1097) and is now much lower (#1666, 94.3% less usage), with versions like Stefanie going out of style. Stevie is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns here.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bennie▼, Bernie, Brettnie (see Brittany), Chessnie (see Chesney), Danie, Delanie, Devanie, Elanie, Estefani▼, Estefania, Estephanie, Genie, Gennie, Glennie, Henie, Janie▼, Jeanie▼, Jeffie, Jennie▼, Joanie, Lealie, Melanie▲, Pelagie, Rennie, Rosanie, Samarie, Sande, Sarie, Sean, Seana, Seelie, Sefarina, Selie, Selinde, Serafine, Serene, Shanice▼, Shanie, Shanise, Sherae, Sherai, Sheraie (see Sherry), Sheralin (see Cherilyn), Sheralle, Sheran, Sherrie▼, Shevone, Shevonne, Sivnie (see Sivney), Sofie, Stacee, Stacie▼, Stanze, Stasee, Stasia, Stasie, Staysie, Stefya, Stepanyda, Stephaine, Stephanina, Stephene, Stephine, Stephney, Stevena, Stevonna, Sueanna, Sueanne, Suezanne, Sunnie, Teofanie, Tiffanie▼, Tiffenie, Tyffenie and Vernie▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Stefanie.See names in meaning and etymology.