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Gender: Male Origin of Stefan: German, Scandinavian, Polish, and Russian variation of Stephen Meaning of Stephen: Greek, "garland, crown" Stefan's Popularity in 2017: #750

The name Stefan is a boy's name of German origin. Stefan is ranked #750 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spooky Halloween Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

An elegant, continental name for the post-Steve era. It debuted on the US Top 1000 in 1949 and has been on the list every year since except for a year off in 2008.

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Famous People Named Stefan

Stefan Logan, American football player
Stefan Steffansson, Icelandic actor known for "Lazy Town"
Stefan Kendal Gordy, singer better known as "Redfoo"
Stefan Hell, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Stefan Djokovic, son of tennis star Novak Djokovic
(Kjell) Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden
Stefan Froyo, famous police-airplane from the Netherlands

Pop Culture References for the name Stefan

Stefan Salvatore, character in TV series "The Vampire Diaries"
Stefan Li, popular Youtuber, creator of StefandStefani
Stefan "Stef" James Donald John Abingdon, member of The Midnight Beast

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