What does Steward mean?
Steward [stew-ard] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Steward is "steward". Steward is an alternate spelling of Stewart (Old English): an early transcription of Stuart.
Associated with: old english.
(male) Sterard, Stewdard, ..
(female) Stewra, Stewri, .. Middle name pairings:
Steward Zephaniah (S.Z.), ..
How popular is Steward?
Steward is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#1533 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Steward reached its peak position of #1214 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Steward are Stuart (#1790 a year ago) and Stewart. Adoption of these relations of Steward was common among parents 7 decades ago (usage of 0.1%) and has become significantly lower since, with versions like Stuart becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abelard, Adelard, Aylward, Brevard, Derward, Durward▼, Eadward, Edward▼, Everard, Eward, Gerard▼, Halward, Haward, Hayward, Hereward, Howard▼, Jerard, Kenward, Lenard▼, Menard, Milward, Norward, Renard, Segar, Sewald, Sewall, Seward, Sewerd, Sezar, Shepard, Shephard, Sheppard, Sherard, Sherrard, Siegwald, Sigvard, Sigwald, Siward, Spear, Speare, Spears, Staford, Stark, Starr, Stearn, Stearne, Stearns, Steba (see Stephen), Steed, Stefan, Stefano, Steinar, Steinard, Steinart, Stern, Stevan, Stockard and Stoddard. These names tend to be more frequently used than Steward.See names in meaning and etymology.