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pinWhat does Stephan mean?

Stephan /ste-phan/ as a name for boys is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Stephan is "garland, crown". Stephan is a variant form, with the suffix -an, of Stephen (Greek): from stephanos.


Stephan has 7 variants: Staffan, Stefan, Steffan, Steffen, Steffon, Stefon and Stephon.

Stephan has 18 more alternative forms via Stephen: Esteban, Estefan, Estevan, Etienne, Steba, Steben, Stefano, Stephano, Stephanos, Stephanus, Stephens, Stephenson, Stevan, Steve, Steven, Stevenson, Stevie and Stevy.

Kreatif forms: Staphan, Stephangh, Stephannei. [more]

pinHow popular is Stephan?

Stephan is a very prominent first name for men (#513 out of 1220, Top 42%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#4268 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Stephan for boys. Stephan entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #379 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Stephan name in U.S.

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

Esteban (#392 2 years ago), Estevan, Stefan (#851), Stephen (#258), Stephon, Stevan, Steve (#858), Steven (#144) and Stevie are the prominent variation forms of Stephan. These forms of Stephan were favored by parents in the year 1991 (average #458) and are somewhat less popular today (#750, 53.9%). Stephen is a perennial favorite, though Steven is now the top form, and Estevan is now less popular. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Stephan and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Stephan, Esteban, Estevan, Stefan, Stephen in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Stephon, Stevan, Steve, Steven, Stevie in U.S.

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

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Stephan is alike in pronunciation to Stephonn. Another suggested similar baby name is Stephanas. These names tend to be less frequently used than Stephan.