What does Steward mean?
Steward \s-tewa-rd, ste-ward\ as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Steward is "steward". Steward is a variation of Stewart (Old English): an early variant of Stuart.
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. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Steward and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Steward (#unlisted) are Stuart and Stewart. Adoption of these boy names reached its highest during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.738%) and has become significantly lower since, with the versions Stewart and Stuart becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Seward. Like Steward, this name is not frequently used.