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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 2018: #878

The name Stefan is a boy's name of German origin. Stefan is ranked #878 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Royal Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

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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Pop Culture References for the name Stefan

Stepa, Stenya, Steffan, Steffel, Stepan, Steffen, Steffon

16 names similar to Stefan

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Catastroffy Says:


I much prefer the sound of this to that of Steven!