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What does Estefan mean?

Estefan Pronunciation of Estefan [es-te-fan] as a boys' name is a Greek name, and the name Estefan means "garland, crown". Estefan is a version of Stephen (Greek): from stephanos.

Associated with: greek, crown (king).


7 relations via Stephen: Esteban, Estevan, Stefan, Stefano, Steffan, Stefon and Stevan.

Creative forms:
(male) Eltefan, Estean, ..

(female) Estefa, Estelen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Estefan Yosef (E.Y.), ..

How popular is Estefan?

Estefan is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#114166 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Esteban (#397 in 2015), Estevan (#1530), Stefan (#800), Stefano, Steffan, Stefon, Stephen (#246) and Stevan are the popular variation forms of Estefan (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Estefan were popular with parents during 1950-1959 (median #1303) and are now significantly less popular (#1371, 87%). Stephen has been the most prevalent, although Esteban seems to be gaining popularity too, while Stephen used to be popular. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Esteban, Estevan, Stefan, Stefano, Steffan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Stefon, Stephen, Stevan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Stefan, Stephen outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Eastman, Eilean, Eitan, Elterman, Eltman, Epefano (see Epifanio), Epifan, Esbern, Esenin (see Yesenin), Estes, Estevon, Eston, Etan, Ethan, Iefan and Istvan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Estefan.

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