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Stones

What does Stones mean?

Stones Pronunciation of Stones [stones] as a boys' name is of English derivation, and the name Stones means "stone". Stones is an alternate spelling of Stoney (English): version based on the word "stone".

Associated with: stone (rock).

Variations

2 alternative forms via Stoney: Stone and Stoner.

Creative forms:
(male) Sones, ..

(female) Stona, Stose, ..

Middle name pairings:
Stones Adonis (S.A.), ..

How popular is Stones?

Stones is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#28648 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Stones (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Stone (#1195 from recent data) and Stoney. Adoption of these forms of Stones was at its peak in 1999 (median #1313) and is somewhat less today. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Stone, Stoney in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Stones and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Stones is alike in pronunciation to Stannes. Other recommended names are Adones, Barnes, Byrnes, Dennes, Ennes, Gaines, Gaynes, Hannes, Ines, Innes, Jones, Magnes, Montes, Moses, Mozes, Raines, Raynes, Rhodes, Sayres, Semmes, Sennet, Seoras, Seton, Shane, Shanen, Shomer, Shonn, Sidney, Signe, Simone, Sion, Siors, Siorus, Sivney, Sloane, Smokey, Sofus, Somers, Sonny, Sorel, Soren, Stacey, Stan, Stana, Stanek, Stanlea, Stanlee, Stanley, Stanly, Stanten, Steben, Steed, Steel, Steen, Sten, Stennis, Steno, Stensen, Stepney, Sterne, Steve, Steven, Stiles, Stocker, Stoffel, Storm, Straus, Strong, Styles, Sumner, Sunney, Sydney, Symonds and Syon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Stones.

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