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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Steph

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Steph is of Unknown origin and means "Princess".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Steph is of Greek origin and means "Crowned".

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Shortened from , from French Stéphanie.

  1. A diminutive of the female given name .

Notable Persons Named Steph

Steph McGovern is a television presenter and journalist. Steph was given the name Stephanie Rose McGovern on May 31st, 1982 in North Tyneside.


Steph Houghton is a soccer player for the Manchester City W.F.C., Sunderland A.F.C. Ladies, Leeds Ladies F.C., Arsenal L.F.C., England women's national football team, and Great Britain women's Olympic football team. Steph was born on April 23rd, 1988 in Durham, England. Steph is also known as Houghton and Stephanie Jayne.


Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Steph was born on April 19th, 1984 in Malaysia.



Steph Cunningham is a soap character.


Steph Catley is a soccer player for the Orlando Pride, Melbourne Victory FC (W-League), Portland Thorns FC, Melbourne City FC (W-League), Australia women's national under-20 soccer team, and Australia women's national soccer team. Steph was born on January 26th, 1994 in Melbourne. Steph is also known as Catley and Stephanie.


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Popularity of Steph as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Steph U.S.
  White 88.89% 64.26%
  African American 3.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.56% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Steph

People with the last name Steph are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Steph

  • How Popular is the name Steph? Steph is the 42,927th most popular name of all time. As a last name Steph was the 120,187th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Steph have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66 babies born with the first name Steph in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Steph? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Steph first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Steph is Sunday, June 7th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Steph born? The highest recorded use of the first name Steph was in 1960 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Steph: Your name in reverse order is Hpets. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tpesh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Steph? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 144 people with the last name Steph.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Steph? Steph is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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