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Gender: M Origin of Stone: Word 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.

Famous People Named Stone

Stone Carpenter Gossard, American drummer of band Pearl Jam
Stone Stockton Phillips, American news anchor

Pop Culture References for the name Stone

Stone Sentinel, character in game "Spyro the Dragon"
Stone Hopper, character in movie "Battleship"
Jacob Stone, character on TV's The Librarians (almost always called Stone)
Stone, several characters in Marvel Comics
The Rolling Stones, British rock band