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Stephanie

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1891 5 5 0
1892 9 9 0
1893 8 8 0
1894 8 8 0
1895 8 8 0
1896 13 13 0
1897 20 20 0
1898 14 14 0
1899 15 15 0
1900 25 25 0
1901 17 17 0
1902 12 12 0
1903 33 33 0
1904 32 32 0
1905 36 36 0
1906 35 35 0
1907 43 43 0
1908 68 68 0
1909 63 63 0
1910 88 88 0
1911 118 118 0
1912 165 165 0
1913 185 185 0
1914 280 280 0
1915 361 361 0
1916 397 397 0
1917 394 394 0
1918 374 374 0
1919 311 311 0
1920 313 313 0
1921 305 305 0
1922 223 223 0
1923 244 244 0
1924 224 224 0
1925 165 165 0
1926 166 166 0
1927 127 127 0
1928 124 124 0
1929 98 98 0
1930 102 102 0
1931 89 89 0
1932 131 131 0
1933 106 106 0
1934 128 128 0
1935 156 156 0
1936 169 169 0
1937 209 209 0
1938 233 233 0
1939 283 283 0
1940 394 394 0
1941 491 491 0
1942 664 664 0
1943 800 800 0
1944 898 898 0
1945 871 871 0
1946 1,508 1,508 0
1947 1,700 1,693 7
1948 2,103 2,103 0
1949 2,526 2,516 10
1950 2,643 2,643 0
1951 2,573 2,573 0
1952 2,938 2,932 6
1953 3,083 3,083 0
1954 3,377 3,369 8
1955 3,764 3,757 7
1956 3,926 3,912 14
1957 4,223 4,216 7
1958 4,259 4,250 9
1959 4,840 4,827 13
1960 5,280 5,267 13 #91 girl name
1961 5,822 5,810 12 #78 girl name
1962 6,286 6,266 20 #69 girl name
1963 6,841 6,823 18 #64 girl name
1964 7,955 7,938 17 #57 girl name
1965 9,800 9,761 39 #44 girl name
1966 10,203 10,165 38 #38 girl name
1967 13,392 13,350 42 #25 girl name
1968 12,984 12,953 31 #23 girl name
1969 14,539 14,492 47 #19 girl name
1970 15,451 15,390 61 #17 girl name
1971 15,195 15,143 52 #11 girl name
1972 16,943 16,886 57 #8 girl name
1973 17,329 17,262 67 #9 girl name
1974 17,044 16,983 61 #9 girl name
1975 15,845 15,773 72 #9 girl name
1976 15,239 15,179 60 #11 girl name
1977 15,476 15,419 57 #14 girl name
1978 16,292 16,231 61 #16 girl name
1979 16,279 16,204 75 #15 girl name
1980 17,916 17,841 75 #13 girl name
1981 20,307 20,210 97 #8 girl name
1982 20,940 20,858 82 #7 girl name
1983 22,422 22,326 96 #8 girl name
1984 23,126 23,019 107 #6 girl name
1985 23,352 23,239 113 #6 girl name
1986 22,737 22,640 97 #6 girl name
1987 22,504 22,398 106 #6 girl name
1988 22,924 22,832 92 #7 girl name
1989 22,911 22,768 143 #8 girl name
1990 24,961 24,859 102 #7 girl name
1991 22,860 22,771 89 #7 girl name
1992 19,740 19,668 72 #8 girl name
1993 17,245 17,183 62 #10 girl name
1994 14,802 14,749 53 #15 girl name
1995 13,024 12,979 45 #16 girl name
1996 11,677 11,639 38 #20 girl name
1997 9,807 9,777 30 #23 girl name
1998 8,507 8,488 19 #29 girl name
1999 7,710 7,688 22 #37 girl name
2000 7,040 7,029 11 #40 girl name
2001 6,624 6,606 18 #43 girl name
2002 6,284 6,266 18 #41 girl name
2003 5,612 5,601 11 #49 girl name
2004 5,197 5,181 16 #55 girl name
2005 4,710 4,700 10 #64 girl name
2006 4,513 4,507 6 #70 girl name
2007 3,812 3,804 8 #88 girl name
2008 3,322 3,314 8
2009 2,925 2,919 6
2010 2,486 2,486 0
2011 2,151 2,145 6
2012 1,882 1,882 0
2013 1,671 1,671 0
2014 1,635 1,635 0
2015 1,554 1,554 0

Fun Facts about the name Stephanie

  • How many people with the first name Stephanie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 739,398 babies born with the first name Stephanie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stephanie to occupy the country of Bhutan with an estimated population of 720,679 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stephanie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Stephanie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stephanie is Thursday, September 7th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Stephanie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stephanie was in 1990 with a total of 24,859 babies. That's a lot of babies named Stephanie!
  • Random Stephanie Factoid: According to the 1967 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stephanie ranks 29th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maryland. Imagine that, 220 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1967.
  • Weird things about the name Stephanie: Your name in reverse order is Einahpets. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Peiehastn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Stephanie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 381 people with the last name Stephanie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stephanie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Stephanie as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

Where is the name Stephanie popular?

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Popularity of Stephanie as a first name

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Popularity of Stephanie as a last name

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Common last names for Stephanie

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • White
  • Jackson
  • Thomas
  • Scott
  • Moore
  • Anderson
  • Clark
  • Young

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Stephanie U.S.
  White 71.39% 64.26%
  African American 10.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.57% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.96% 16.26%

Of Last Name Stephanie

People with the last name Stephanie are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

French

Origin and Meaning of Stephanie

The name "Stephanie" is of French origin, and it means "Crown". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

From French Stéphanie. The standard English feminine form of Stephen.

  1. A female given name.

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

Notable Persons With the Name Stephanie

Stevie Nicks

Stevie Nicks is a singer and songwriter. Stevie was given the name Stephanie Lynn Nicks on May 26th, 1948 in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.

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Stephanie McMahon

Stephanie McMahon is a chief brand officer of wwe, co-founder of connor's cure, philanthropy, chief brand officer, chief brand officerofwwe, and philanthropist. She was most active from 1998 to present. Stephanie was given the name Stephanie Marie McMahon by her parents Vince McMahon and Linda McMahon on September 24th, 1976 in Hartford, Connecticut.

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Italia Ricci

Italia Ricci is an actress. She has been prominent since 2007. Italia was given the name Stephanie Italia Ricci on October 29th, 1986 in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

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Tiffany

Tiffany is a singer and actress. Tiffany was given the name Stephanie Young Hwang on August 1st, 1989 in San Francisco.

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Soko

Soko is a goths, indie pop, alternative dance, folk music, and new wave music musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to present. Soko was given the name Stéphanie Sokolinski on October 26th, 1985 in Bordeaux, France. Soko is also known as Sokolinski and Stéphanie.

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Stephanie Seymour

Stephanie Seymour is a model. Stephanie was given the name Stephanie Michelle Seymour on July 23rd, 1968 in San Diego, California, U.S.

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  • Stephanie Beatriz
    (actress)
  • Kay Panabaker
    (actor)
  • Stephanie Pratt
    (television personality)
  • Stephanie Leonidas
    (actress)
  • Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
    (Member of the Baltimore City Council)
  • Stephanie Sheh
    (voice actress)
  • Stephanie Beacham
    (actress)
  • Stephanie Cole
    (actress)
  • Stephanie Kwolek
    (scientist)
  • Stephanie Abrams
    (meteorology)
  • Stephanie
    (singing)
  • Stephanie J. Block
    (important somebody)
  • Stephanie Bendixsen
    (television presenter)
  • Stephanie Rice
    (swimmer)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Stephanie

Princess Stéphanie

Princess Stéphanie is royalty. Princess was born as the child of Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, and Grace Kelly on February 1st, 1965 in Monaco.

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Stephanie

Stephanie is a famed somebody. Stephanie is also known as Pinky and Pink Girl.

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Saint Stephanie

Saint Stephanie is a noteworthy person.

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Johann Gottlieb Stephanie

Johann Gottlieb Stephanie was a notable individual. Johann was born on February 19th, 1741 in Wrocław. He passed away on January 23rd, 1800.

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What does the name Stephanie mean?

Sis for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Pis for passion, your fire!

His for hand, that you always give.

Ais for angelic, a truly pure heart

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Iis for independent, a balance between being overly reliant and alone

Eis for eternal, your spirit will live.

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Sources: 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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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