Gender: Male Meaning of Sten: "a stone" Origin of Sten: Swedish

Sten Origin and Meaning

The name Sten is a boy's name of Swedish origin meaning "a stone".

Once a short form of names containing this syllable, it is now used on its own, though we'd prefer Sven.

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Sten's International Variations

Steen (Danish) Stein (Norwegian)


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