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Stone Origin and Meaning

The name Stone is a boy's name .

Though some may find such names rather harsh and severe, increasing numbers of parents are gravitating toward this kind of flinty, steely, stony single-syllable name.

Many know the name via the distinguished TV newsman Stone Phillips; another bearer is Pearl Jam lead guitarist Stone Gossard. And yes, both were given the name at birth.

# 990 in the US

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Stone Popularity

Famous People Named Stone

  • Stone Carpenter GossardAmerican drummer of band Pearl Jam
  • Stone Stockton PhillipsAmerican news anchor
  • Stone Zakomo Low (b. 2016); son of musician Tatia Starkey and Adam Low; grandson of drummer Zak Starkey of The Who; greatgrandson of Ringo Starr of the Beatles

Stone in Pop Culture

  • Stone Sentinelcharacter in game "Spyro the Dragon"
  • Stone Hoppercharacter in movie "Battleship"
  • Jacob Stonecharacter on TV's The Librarians (almost always called Stone)
  • Stoneseveral characters in Marvel Comics
  • The Rolling StonesBritish rock band
  • Stone CatesGeneral Hospital