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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 Royal Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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 Uroš IV Dušan, King of Serbia
(Kjell) Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden
Stefan Logan, American football player
Stefan Zweig, Austrian novelist
Stefan Kießling, German footballer
Stefán Karl Stefánsson, Icelandic actor
Stefan Bengt Edberg, Swedish tennis player
Stefan Jaimy Struve, Dutch mixed martial artist
Stefan Kendal Gordy aka Redfoo, American rapper and singer
Stefan Basil Molyneux, Canadian podcaster and YouTuber
Stefan Corbin Burnett aka MC Ride, American rapper
Stefan Kapičić, Serbian actor
Stefan Walter Hell, Romanian-German physicist; winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Stefan Li, Youtuber, creator of StefandStefani
Stefan James Donald John "Stef" Abingdon, English YouTuber and musician of The Midnight Beast
Stefan Djokovic, son of tennis star Novak Djokovic

Pop Culture References for the name Stefan

Stefan Salvatore, character in TV series "The Vampire Diaries"

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