Stephan

♂ Name Stephan – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Stephan

Stephan is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Stephan

Stephan is a Dutch and German variant of the name Stephen, which derived from the Greek name Stephanos (Στέφανος).

Meaning of Stephan

Stephan means “crown” and “wreath” (from Greek “stéphanos/στέϕανος” = crown/wreath or “stéphein/στέφειν” = to wreathe/to encircle).

Pronunciation of Stephan

Name Day

  • 26th December: Saint Stephen, first martyr of the Christian Church (c. 5 – c. 34 AD)

Notable people with the name

  • Bishops and theologians: Stephan Alexander Würdtwein (1719 – 1796), German theologian · Stephan Bodecker (1384 – 1459), bishop of Brandenburg · Stephan Ackermann (born 1963), German Catholic bishop
  • Athletes: Stephan Eberharter (born 1969), Austrian ski racer · Stephan Beeharry (born 1975), Mauritian badminton player · Stephan Andrist (born 1987), Swiss footballer · Stephan Kofi Ambrosius (born 1998), German footballer · Stephan Bonnar (born 1977), American wrestler · Stephan Andersen (born 1981), Danish footballer
  • Artists, musicians and actors: Stephan Remmler (born 1946), German musician · Stephan Brenninkmeijer (born 1964), Dutch film director · Stephan Jenkins (born 1964), American musician · Stephan Pastis (born 1968), American cartoonist
  • Other bearers of the name: Stephan Endlicher (1804 – 1849), Austrian botanist · Stephan Körner (1913 – 2000), British philosopher · Stephan R. Epstein (1960 – 2007), British economic historian

Variants of the name Stephan

Stefan Steffan Stepan Stevan

Stephan in the categories

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Name Statistic: Stephan is ranked #2821 overall ↑ 73

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 994 ↑ 38
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3001 ↓↓ -252
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2678 ↓↓ -139
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2744 ↓↓ -185
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2867 ↑ 23
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3114 ↑ 21
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2100 ↑↑ 1842
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 876 ↑ 6
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1107 ↑ 51
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1685 ↓↓ -122
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3365 ↓↓ -284
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 5133 ↓↓ -733
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9141 ↑↑ 277
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1132 ↓ -58
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1055 ↓ -27
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3380 ↓↓ -618
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 240 ↓ -41
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1735 ↑ 77
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1843 ↑↑ 113

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