What does Steffen mean?
(male) Seffen, Stefin, ..
(female) Stefna, Stefney, .. Middle name pairings:
Steffen Chace (S.C.), ..
How popular is Steffen?
Steffen is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#2937 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Steffen was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #1277 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Steffen ranked in the Top 2000 are Steven (#154 from current records), Stephen (#246), Stefan (#800), Steve (#937), Stephan (#1139), Stephon (#1528), Stefano, Stevie, Steffan, Stevan, Stefon and Steffon. Other forms, like Stefonn, are uncommon. These relations of Steffen were popular as baby names 65 years ago (usage of 3%) and have become significantly less common since (usage 0.3%, ▼91%), with forms like Steven becoming somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Coffen, Gefen, Geffen, Griffen, Gryffen, Saffren, Sefton, Selden, Shefer, Shelden, Sherwen, Sleven, Stanten, Stearn, Stedman, Steed, Steel, Steele, Steen, Stein, Sten, Stensen, Stenssen (see Stein), Stepney, Sterlyn, Stern, Sterne, Stetcyn, Stetson▲, Stevon, Stevyn, Stoffel and Swensen. Like Steffen, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.