What does Stevenson mean?
Stevenson [steven-son] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and Stevenson means "garland, crown". Stevenson is an alternate spelling of Stephen (Greek): from stephanos. Stevenson is also a derivative of Steven (English, Greek).
Stevenson has 1 variant: Stephenson.
1 more alternative form via Stephen, Steven: Stevon.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Stevenson Silas (S.S.), ..
How popular is Stevenson?
Stevenson is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#395 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Stevenson was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #1507 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Steven (#154 from current records) and Stephen (#246) are the popular related forms of Stevenson ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Stephenson, are seldom used. These relations of Stevenson were popular as birth names 7 decades ago (average #512) and are now much less widespread (#800, ▼92%), with forms like Stephen falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Benson▲, Deveon, Jenson, Keenon, Keveon, Peterson, Sanderson, Sanson, Seeton, Sereno, Severin, Severn, Severo, Silverton, Simonson, Sleven, Stanton, Staunton, Stearns, Steben, Steen, Stefano, Stefanos, Steffon, Stefon, Stefonn, Steno, Stensen, Stenssen (see Stein), Stephens, Stephon▼, Stetson▲, Stettson, Stevan, Steve▼, Stevyn, Swensen and Swenson. These names tend to be more commonly used than Stevenson.See names in meaning and etymology.