Stephan

♂ Name Stephan – origin, meaning & pronunciation 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)

Name bearer

  • Bearers of the name are several bishops and theologians, e.g. Stephan Alexander Würdtwein (1719 – 1796), German theologian, Stephan Bodecker (1384 – 1459), bishop of Brandenburg and Stephan Ackermann (born 1963), German Catholic bishop
  • Athletes named Stephan are e.g. 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 and 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 and Stephan Pastis (born 1968), American cartoonist
  • Others: Stephan Endlicher (1804 – 1849), Austrian botanist, Stephan Körner (1913 – 2000), British philosopher and Stephan R. Epstein (1960 – 2007), British economic historian

Alternate spelling of Stephan

Stefan Steffan Stepan Stevan

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Name Statistic: Stephan is ranked #2861 overall ↑ 33

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1012 ↑ 20
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2774 ↓ -25
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2668 ↓↓ -129
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2494 ↑ 65
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2802 ↑ 88
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3121 ↑ 14
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1846 ↑↑ 2096
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 878 ↑ 4
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1035 ↑↑ 123
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1590 ↓ -27
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3129 ↓ -48
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 4681 ↓↓ -281
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9379 ↑ 39
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1118 ↓ -44
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 950 ↑ 78
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3000 ↓↓ -238
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 212 ↓ -13
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1634 ↑↑ 178
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1885 ↑ 71

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