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Stephan

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How popular is the baby name Stephan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1895 5 0 5
1898 6 0 6
1899 8 0 8
1903 5 0 5
1906 5 0 5
1907 5 0 5
1908 6 0 6
1910 13 0 13
1911 9 0 9
1912 20 0 20
1913 27 0 27
1914 32 0 32
1915 39 0 39
1916 35 0 35
1917 45 0 45
1918 37 0 37
1919 28 0 28
1920 26 0 26
1921 33 0 33
1922 24 0 24
1923 20 0 20
1924 12 0 12
1925 25 0 25
1926 21 0 21
1927 22 0 22
1928 18 0 18
1929 15 0 15
1930 18 0 18
1931 11 0 11
1932 25 0 25
1933 31 0 31
1934 17 0 17
1935 26 0 26
1936 23 0 23
1937 31 0 31
1938 44 0 44
1939 58 0 58
1940 67 0 67
1941 88 0 88
1942 139 0 139
1943 143 0 143
1944 137 0 137
1945 154 0 154
1946 208 0 208
1947 312 0 312
1948 309 0 309
1949 373 0 373
1950 412 0 412
1951 444 0 444
1952 455 0 455
1953 469 0 469
1954 524 0 524
1955 491 0 491
1956 478 5 473
1957 459 0 459
1958 382 0 382
1959 381 0 381
1960 416 0 416
1961 439 6 433
1962 531 6 525
1963 441 5 436
1964 447 5 442
1965 408 6 402
1966 400 5 395
1967 401 10 391
1968 391 7 384
1969 446 10 436
1970 423 11 412
1971 368 10 358
1972 371 18 353
1973 324 13 311
1974 326 14 312
1975 286 5 281
1976 283 0 283
1977 278 0 278
1978 297 5 292
1979 291 0 291
1980 303 0 303
1981 314 11 303
1982 348 5 343
1983 365 5 360
1984 411 8 403
1985 468 9 459
1986 484 8 476
1987 575 9 566
1988 540 9 531
1989 579 0 579
1990 574 5 569
1991 522 6 516
1992 513 5 508
1993 425 0 425
1994 478 0 478
1995 475 8 467
1996 371 0 371
1997 401 0 401
1998 310 0 310
1999 294 0 294
2000 242 0 242
2001 238 0 238
2002 228 0 228
2003 215 0 215
2004 205 0 205
2005 198 0 198
2006 193 0 193
2007 192 0 192
2008 161 0 161
2009 164 0 164
2010 160 0 160
2011 165 0 165
2012 141 0 141
2013 160 0 160
2014 157 0 157
2015 165 0 165

Fun Facts about the name Stephan

  • How many people with the first name Stephan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 26,551 babies born with the first name Stephan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stephan to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stephan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Stephan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stephan is Wednesday, February 19th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Stephan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stephan was in 1989 with a total of 579 babies.
  • Random Stephan Factoid: According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stephan is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 19 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1953.
  • Weird things about the name Stephan: Your name in reverse order is Nahpets. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Pshtnae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Stephan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,840 people with the last name Stephan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stephan? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Stephan as their last name.
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Common last names for Stephan

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  • Brown
  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Carter
  • Cole

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Stephan U.S.
  White 93.48% 64.26%
  African American 1.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.80% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.12% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Stephan

People with the last name Stephan are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Stephan" mean? The list below shows the origins of Stephan as well as things modernly associated with the name Stephan such as celebrities named Stephan.

Greek

Origin and Meaning of Stephan

The name "Stephan" is of Greek origin, and it means "Crown". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. An unincorporated community in Hyde County, South Dakota.
  2. A male given name
  3. A surname​ of Breton origin.

Stephan was also found in the following language(s): Danish and German

Notable Persons With the Name Stephan

Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak is an electronic engineering, programmer, electronics engineer, and computer programmer. Steve was given the name Stephan Gary Wozniak on August 11th, 1950 in San Jose, California, United States.

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Stephan El Shaarawy

Stephan El Shaarawy is a soccer player for the A.S. Roma, Genoa C.F.C., Calcio Padova, A.C. Milan, AS Monaco FC, Italy national under-16 football team, Italy national under-17 football team, and Italy national under-18 football team. Stephan was born on October 27th, 1992 in Savona, Italy. Stephan is also known as El Shaarawy and Stephan Kareem (full name).

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Stephan Lichtsteiner

Stephan Lichtsteiner is a soccer player for the Juventus F.C., FC Luzern, Grasshopper Club Zürich, Lille OSC, S.S. Lazio, Switzerland national under-21 football team, and Switzerland national football team. Stephan was born on January 16th, 1984 in Adligenswil, Switzerland.

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Stephan Jenkins

Stephan Jenkins is an alternative rock and pop rock singing, songwriter, and record producer. He plays Guitar, Keyboard instrument, Drum kit, Percussion instrument, Bass guitar, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to present. Stephan was given the name Stephan Douglas Jenkins on September 27th, 1964 in Indio, California.

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Stephan Bonnar

Stephan Bonnar is a martial artist. Stephan was born on April 4th, 1977 in Hammond, Indiana.

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Stephan James

Stephan James is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2010. Stephan was born on December 16th, 1993 in Toronto.

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  • Stephan Pastis
    (insurance defense litigation attorney)
  • Stephan Schröck
    (soccer player)
  • Stephan Remmler
    (important somebody)
  • Stephan Andersen
    (soccer player)
  • Stephan Elliott
    (director)
  • Stephan Eicher
    (musician)
  • Stephan Bibrowski
    (important person)
  • Stephan Sheakespeare
    (important individual)
  • Stephan Kinsella
    (attorney)
  • Stephan Weil
    (lawyer)
  • Stephan Palla
    (soccer player)
  • Stephan Vujčić
    (soccer player)
  • Stephan Bender
    (actor)
  • Stephan Groth
    (musician)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Stephan

Prince Stephan

Prince Stephan is an important person. He holds the title Prince of Lippe. Prince was born as the child of Armin and Prince of Lippe on May 24th, 1959 in Detmold.

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Joscho Stephan

Joscho Stephan is a famed person. Joscho was born in 1979.

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Guy Stéphan

Guy Stéphan is an athlete for the France national football team, En Avant de Guingamp, Stade Rennais F.C., Le Havre AC, US Orléans, and Stade Malherbe Caen. Guy was born on October 17th, 1956 in France.

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Rudi Stephan

Rudi Stephan is a musical artist.

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Tom Stephan

Tom Stephan is a house music disc jockey and record producer. His career lasted from 2001 to 2001.

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Barron Stéphan

Barron Stéphan is an important human. Barron was born in 1961 in Caen.

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What does the name Stephan mean?

Sis for sweetheart, you really are!

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Eis for elate, you make others happy.

Pis for passion, your fire!

His for hand, that you always give.

Ais for adorable, how precious

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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