What does Stewart mean?
Stewart [stew-art] as a boys' name is pronounced STOO-ert. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Stewart is "steward". An early variant of Stuart. Occupational name: a medieval steward was charged with the care of castle and estate affairs. Actors Jimmy Stewart, Patrick Stewart, Steward Townsend.
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(female) Stewra, Stewri, .. Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Stewart?
Stewart is a very popular first name for males (#445 out of 1220, Top 36%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#54 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Stewart reached its top rank of #306 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Stewart are Stuart (#1790 in recent rankings) and Steward. These relations of Stewart were favored as baby names 65 years ago (median #833) and are now much less widespread, with forms like Stewart going out of style.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ewart, Hoebart, Sebert, Segar, Sewald, Sewall, Seward, Sewerd, Sezar, Shepard, Sherard, Siward, Spear, Speare, Spears, Stark, Starr, Stearn, Stearne, Stearns, Steba (see Stephen), Stefan, Stefano, Steinar, Steinard, Steinart, Stern, Stevan and Stoddart. These names tend to be less commonly used than Stewart.See names in meaning and etymology.