What does Stuart mean?
Stuart [stu-art] as a boys' name is pronounced STU-art, STOO-ert. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Stuart is "steward".
Occupational name: the steward administers a large feudal household. Stuart and Stewart are clan names of the royal house of Scotland; Stuart was the family name of English kings during the 18th century. Portrait painter Gilbert Stuart.
(male) Stuartt, Sydart, ..
(female) Stuartta, Stuarttia, ..
How popular is Stuart?
Stuart is a very prominent first name for males (#302 out of 1220, Top 25%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#883 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Stuart for boys. Stuart reached its top rank of #183 in the U.S. in the 1940s, and is currently at #1808. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the history of Stuart and affiliated names. Stewart and Steward are the popular related forms of Stuart (#1808 the previous year). Adoption of these relations of Stuart was at its highest during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.1%) and is now significantly reduced, with versions like Stuart becoming somewhat dated.
Suggested similar names are Aart, Alhart, Allart, Bart▼, Bogart, Burt▼, Court, Curt▼, Dart, Erhart, Evart, Ewart, Godart, Gothart, Hart, Hobart▼, Kurt▼, Mart, Sacar (see Sachar), Saguaro, Sebert, Segar, Seguaro (see Saguaro), Seward, Sezar, Shubert, Shura, Siward, Spark, Spear, Speare, Spears, Squire, Squyre (see Squire), Stacy▼, Stan▼, Stana, Starck, Stark, Starke, Starr, Stearn, Stearne, Stearns, Steinart, Stern, Stian, Stoddart, Storm, Straus, Sturm and Sujit. These names tend to be less frequently used than Stuart.