What does Steven mean?
Steven /ste-ven/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced STEE-ven. It is of English and Greek origin, and the meaning of Steven is "garland, crown". Variant of Stephen.
Affiliated boy name: Steve.
Steven▲ has 23 more different relations via Stephen: Esteban▲, Estefan, Estevan▼, Etienne, Staffan, Steba, Steben, Stefan▼, Stefano, Steffan, Steffen, Steffon, Stefon, Stephan▼, Stephano, Stephanos, Stephanus, Stephens, Stephenson, Stephon▼, Steve▼, Stevie▼ and Stevy.Kreatif forms: Sayven, Shiven, Stevenid. [more]
How popular is Steven?
Steven is a very popular first name for males (#18 out of 1220, Top 1%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#9649 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Steven for boys. Steven reached its peak rank of #11 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, and is presently at #144. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Steven and affiliated names. Esteban (#392 a year ago), Estevan, Stefan (#851), Stephan, Stephen (#258), Stephon, Stevan, Steve (#858) and Stevie are the prominent related forms of Steven (#144 a year ago). These boy names reached the peak of their popularity in 1991 (usage of 0.5416%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.2497%, ▼53.9%), with forms such as Stephan, Stephen, Stephon, Steve and Stevie falling out of fashion. Esteban (#392) and Steven (#144) are two of the more contemporarily stylish boy names among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)