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What does Stein mean?

Stein Pronunciation of Stein as a boys' name is of German origin, and the meaning of Stein is "stone". Skiing athelete Stein Erickson.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ste-, stone (rock)


VARIANTS Steen, Sten, Steno, Stensen, Stenssen

(male) Stin, ..

(female) Steby, ..

Stein Brayan (S.B.), ..

How popular is Stein?

Stein is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#720 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Stein has yet to be listed in the list thus far. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Stein name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Stein outside U.S.

Similar Names

Stein is alike in pronunciation to Stan and Stone. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Amein, Hein, Klein, Sabin, Savin, Sean, Stearn, Steba (see Stephen), Steben, Steed, Steel, Stefan, Stefon, Steinar, Stepny, Stern, Sterne, Stevan, Steve, Steven, Stevie, Stevon, Stevy, Stevyn, Stian, Stig, Svein, Sveinn, Sven, Swain and Swen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Stein.

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