Meaning and name origin
Steward \s-tewa-rd, ste-ward\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Steward is "steward". Steward is a variant of Stewart (Old English): an early variant of Stuart.
Steward is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1192 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Steward and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Stuart and Stewart. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Seward. Like Steward, this name is not commonly used.