What does Steward mean?
Steward /stew-ard/ [2 sylls.] 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. Stuwart is a common last name.
VariationsKreatif forms: Stewarddoah, Stewardno, Stewardto. [more]
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. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Steward and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Steward (not ranked) 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.