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Gender: Male Meaning of Stuart: "steward" Origin of Stuart: Scottish

The name Stuart is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "steward". Stuart and is often added to lists like Scottish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation Family Tree Game".

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This ancient royal Scottish name had a brief vogue in midcentury America, but it would be far from a fresh choice for a baby boy now.

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Famous People Named Stuart

Stuart Carden, American theater director
Stuart Duncan, American bluegrass musician
Stuart Price, British electronic musician, songwriter, and record producer
Stuart Sutcliffe, English artist and original bassist of The Beatles
Stuart Townsend, Irish actor and director
Stuart Shorter, homeless man and advocate
(William) Stuart Adamson, English-Scottish guitarist of Skids and Big Country
Michael Stuart Brown, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
James Ewell Brown Stuart, Civil War general
Steuart Smith (note different spelling), guitarist, vocalist, writer, and producer currently working with American rock band the Eagles
Stuart Milk, global LGBT human rights activist and political speaker, nephew of civil rights leader Harvey Milk, co-founder of the Harvey Milk Foundation
Stuart Tinney, Australian horse rider

Pop Culture References for the name Stuart

Stuart "2D" Pot, virtual singer in modern band "Gorillaz"
Stuart "Stu" Dunmeyer, character in the film "Mrs Doubtfire"
Stuart Minkus, character on TV's "Boy Meets World"
Stuart "Stu" Pickles, character on animated series "Rugrats"
Stuart Rosebrock, character on TV's "Coach"
Stuart "Stu" Simmons, from movie "The War"
Stuart Twombly, character in movie "The Internship"
Stuart Larkin, manchild character in a "MadTV" sketch
Stuart Smalley, character on TV's "Saturday Night Live"
Stuart, character in "The Railway Series" by Rev. W. Awdry
Stuart Chandler, character on soap "All My Children"
Stuart Tarleton, character in "Gone with the Wind"
Stuart, minion in the "Despicable Me" movies
"Stuart Little," 1999 film and book by E.B. White
"Stuart: A Life Backwards," book and movie based on the life of Stuart Shorter
Sir Stuart Strange, character in Taboo (TV Series), played by Jonathan Pryce

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