What does the name Stem mean? Find out below.
Etymology: AS. stemn stefn stæfn; akin to OS. stamn the stem of a ship, D. stam stem, steven stem of a ship, G. stamm stem, steven stem of a ship, Icel. stafn stamn, stem of a ship, stofn stomn, stem, Sw. stam a tree trunk, Dan. stamme. Cf. Staff Stand
Etymology: Either from stem, n., or akin to stammer; cf. G. stemmen to press against
From Old English stemn, stefn (“stem, trunk (of a tree)”), from Proto-Germanic *stamniz.
From Old Norse stemma (“to stop, stem, dam”) (whence Danish stemme/stæmme (“to stem, dam up”)), from Proto-Germanic *stammijaną. Cognate with German stemmen, Middle Dutch stemmen, stempen. Compare stammer.
Acronym of science, technology, engineering, (and) mathematics.
stem was also found in the following language(s): Afrikaans, Dutch, Latin, Norwegian BokmÃ¥l, Norwegian Nynorsk, and Tok Pisin
Jr. Thaddeus Stem was a poet, columnist, author, essayist, and list of essayists. Jr. was born on January 24th, 1916 in Oxford. Jr. is also known as Stem and Thad. He breathed his last breath on June 1st, 1980.
Fred Stem was a baseball player. Fred was born on September 22nd, 1885 in Oxford, North Carolina. He breathed his last breath on September 5th, 1964.
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People with the last name Stem are most frequently White