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Gender of Stephan.

Stephan is a name usually given to males.

In a sample of all names from the US Census during the years 1890 to 2006, all of the children named Stephan were boys.

Although Stephan is male, why is it sometimes used for girls? Often a name is taken from a neutral concept with no implied gender. Sometimes the name can be derived from two different sources, one male and one female. Names sometimes change gender over time!


Meanings of the name Stephan.

The following meaning is associated with the name Stephan:

  • Crowned one

Closely related variants of the name Stephan have the following meanings:

  • Crowned with wreath
  • A crown
  • A garland
  • Crown
  • Wreath
  • Crowned
  • Son of stephen
  • The first Christian martyr

Origins of Stephan.

One origin of Stephan is Greek.

The origins of names associated with Stephan are: Spanish, Russian, Gaelic, German, American, English, Biblical and Slavic.

Names related to Stephan.

Some names related to Stephan are: Estefani, Estefania, Estefany, Estephanie, Estevan, Estevon, Martyr, Sergei, Stavros, Steaphan, Stefan, Stefanos, Steffi, Steffie, Stefford, Stefon, Step, Stephanas, Stephanie, Stephenson, Stephon, Stesha, Stevan, steve, steven, Stevenson, Stevie, Stevon, Stevyn and Stephen.

Names with the same meaning as Stephan are: Etienne, Stefanie, Stephen, Stesha and Steven.

Lucky numbers for Stephan.

Number 4 playing card;©V.H.Smith

The numerological number for the name Stephan is 4.

Some two digit lucky numbers for Stephan are: 13 22 31 40 49 58 67 76 85 94.

What does this mean? If you believe in numbers having mystical powers, it could be something very important. You could look for a spouse with the same numerological number and choose your house or the date of an important even based on it. For most of us it is just a bit of fun. See if you have the same numerological number as any special person in your life.

How do you work out your numerological number? You use a special alphabet which gives a value to each of letters and then add the values of the letters in your name. You can see excactly how we calculated four as the lucky number for Stephan here: Calculating lucky numbers for Stephan.


Name Days for Stephan.

Name days are different in different countries and for different religions. They are often the memorial date of a saint who has the same name.

Often there are many saints with they same name, so you have a wide choice of name days!

Some name days for Stephan are:

  • January 26 (Germany).
  • February 2 (Germany).
  • June 2 (Germany).
  • August 16 (Germany).
  • November 26 (Germany).
  • December 26 (Germany).

Popularity of Stephan.

Graph of popularity of Stephan

Stephan was most popular in the year 1954, where it was at position three hundred and thirteen for the whole of the USA.

Stephan decreased in popularity between 2001 and 2006 from position seven hundred and thirty-nine to position nine hundred and sixty-five.

The most popular decade for the name Stephan was from 1950 to 1959.

The last time that the name was in the top 1000 names in the USA census data was in 2006, where it was at position nine hundred and sixty-five.


Writers

There are twenty-eight Writers called Stephan.

Here are the first ten. See Writers who have the name Stephan for the full list.

  • Stephan A. Hoeller

    Stephan A. Hoeller, (1931 - ) is a writer, scholar and religious leader.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan A. Hoeller)

  • Stephan Pastis

    Stephan Thomas Pastis (pronounced "Stevan Passtiss") (born January 16, 1968) is an American cartoonist and the creator of the comic strip Pearls Before Swine.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Pastis)

  • Stephan Jenkins

    Stephan Jenkins is a Writer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Jenkins)

  • Stephan G. Stephansson

    Stephan G. Stephansson is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan G. Stephansson)

  • Brad Stephan Gregory

    Dr. Brad Stephan Gregory (born 28 May 1963 in Woodstock, Illinois) is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Brad Stephan Gregory)

  • Stephan Elliott

    Stephan Elliott is a Writer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Elliott)

  • Stephan Kinsella

    Stephan Kinsella is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Kinsella)

  • Stephan Bergler

    Stephan Bergler (cca. 1680 - 1738) was a Transylvanian Saxon classical scholar and antiquarian.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Bergler)

  • Stephan Smith

    Stephan Smith (born Stephan Said, 1969) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and poet. Smith describes himself as a traveling troubadour and is known for his leftist political activism.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Smith)

  • Stephan Reimertz

    Stephan Reimertz (born 4 March 1962 in Aachen, Germany) is an art historian and novelist. He lives in Paris.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Reimertz)

Philosophers

There are six Philosophers called Stephan.

  • Stephan A. Hoeller

    Stephan A. Hoeller, (1931 - ) is a writer, scholar and religious leader.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan A. Hoeller)

  • Stephan Kinsella

    Stephan Kinsella is a Philosopher... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Kinsella)

  • Stephan Praetorius

    Stephan Praetorius or Prætorius (; May 3, 1536 – May 4, 1603) was a German Lutheran theologian and pastor.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Praetorius)

  • Stephan Körner

    Stephan Körner is a Philosopher... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Körner)

  • Stephan Bodecker

    Stephan Bodecker is a Philosopher... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Bodecker)

  • Stephan Agricola

    rightStephan Agricola (c. 1491–1547)Concordia Cyclopedia article on Stephan Agricola was a Lutheran church reformer.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Agricola)

Olympic Medalists

There are five Olympic Medalists called Stephan.

  • Stephan Vuckovic

    Stephan Vuckovic (born June 22, 1972 in Reutlingen) is an athlete from Germany, who competes in triathlon.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Vuckovic)

  • Stephan Freigang

    Stephan Freigang (born September 27, 1967 in Hohenleipisch, Brandenburg) is a former long-distance runner from Germany, who won the bronze medal in the men's marathon at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. He also competed for his native country at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Freigang)

  • Stephan Hocke

    Stephan Hocke (born October 20, 1983) is a German ski jumper who has competed since 2001. He won a gold medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City in the Team Large Hill event.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Hocke)

  • Daniel Stephan

    Daniel Stephan (born August 3, 1973) is a German handball player.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Daniel Stephan)

  • Stephan Waser

    Stephan Waser (sometimes shown as Stephen Waser) (March 10, 1920 – June 19, 1992) was a Swiss bobsledder who competed from the late 1940s to the early 1950s. At the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, he won bronze medals in both the two-man and four-man events.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Waser)

Film Directors

There are five Film Directors called Stephan.

  • Stephan Elliott

    Stephan Elliott is a Film Director... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Elliott)

  • Stephan Szpak-Fleet

    Stephan Szpak-Fleet was born on April 25, 1979 in Warsaw, Poland to Alina Szpak and Robert Fleet. As a child he starred in three feature films: "Brothers of the Wilderness", "Legend of the White Horse" (aka "White Dragon") and "The Friends of Harry.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Szpak-Fleet)

  • Stephan Brenninkmeijer

    Stephan Brenninkmeijer is a Film Director... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Brenninkmeijer)

  • Stephan Rosti

    Stephan Rosti is a Film Director... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Rosti)

  • Peter Stephan Jungk

    Peter Stephan Jungk (* December 19 1952 in Santa Monica, California) is an American, German speaking novelist.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Peter Stephan Jungk)

Actors

There are five Actors called Stephan.

  • Stephan Jenkins

    Stephan Jenkins is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Jenkins)

  • Stephan Szpak-Fleet

    Stephan Szpak-Fleet was born on April 25, 1979 in Warsaw, Poland to Alina Szpak and Robert Fleet. As a child he starred in three feature films: "Brothers of the Wilderness", "Legend of the White Horse" (aka "White Dragon") and "The Friends of Harry.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Szpak-Fleet)

  • Stephan Bender

    Stephan Bender (born 2 June 1989) is an American actor who is currently best known for his portrayal of a young Clark Kent in Superman Returns. His most recent film is Dream Boy written and directed by James Bolton.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Bender)

  • Stephan Berwick

    Stephan Berwick (born in 1964) is an American author, martial artist, and actor known... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Berwick)

  • Stephan Rosti

    Stephan Rosti is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Rosti)

Naturalists

There are four Naturalists called Stephan.

  • Stephan Endlicher

    Stephan Ladislaus Endlicher (24 June 1804 – 28 March 1849) was an Austrian botanist, numismatist and Sinologist. He was a director of the Botanical Garden of Vienna.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Endlicher)

  • Stephan Apáthy

    István Apáthy, also known as Stephan Apáthy (1863–1922), was a Hungarian zoologist and histologist, known for his work in medical science and microscope technique. He particularly studied neurofibrils, and was known for improving microsopic techniques for dealing with tissue samples.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Apáthy)

  • Stephan Schulzer von Müggenburg

    Stephan Schulzer von Müggenburg is a Naturalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Schulzer von Müggenburg)

  • Stephan von Breuning

    Stephan von Breuning' (1894, Vienna -1983, Paris) Was an Austrian entomologist who... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan von Breuning)

Skiers

There are three Skiers called Stephan.

  • Stephan Hocke

    Stephan Hocke (born October 20, 1983) is a German ski jumper who has competed since 2001. He won a gold medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City in the Team Large Hill event.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Hocke)

  • Stephan Zünd

    Stephan Zünd (born July 3, 1969 in Zurich). was a Swiss ski jumper who competed from 1990 to 1996.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Zünd)

  • Stephan Keppler

    Stephan Keppler (born 1983) is a German alpine skier. He represents Germany at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Keppler)

Journalists

There are three Journalists called Stephan.

  • Stephan Strothe

    Stephan Strothe is the US-Correspondent for German news channel N24 as well as other affiliates of the ProSiebenSat.1 media group.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Strothe)

  • Stephan Mögle-Stadel

    Stephan Mögle-Stadel, born 1965, is a German journalist and publishing consultant.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Mögle-Stadel)

  • Johann Stephan Pütter

    Johann Stephan Pütter is a Journalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Johann Stephan Pütter)

Soccer Players

There are two Soccer Players called Stephan.

  • Stephan Loboué

    Stephan Loboué is a Soccer Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Loboué)

  • Stephan Palla

    Stephan Palla is a Soccer Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Palla)

Physicists

There are two Physicists called Stephan.

  • Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan

    Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan (August 31, 1837 – December 31, 1923) was a French astronomer. His surname is sometimes spelled Stéphan in the literature, but this is apparently erroneous.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan)

  • Stephan von Molnár

    Dr. Stephan von Molnár is an American academic physicist.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan von Molnár)

Chemists

There is one Chemist called Stephan.

  • Stephan von Molnár

    Dr. Stephan von Molnár is an American academic physicist.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan von Molnár)

Swimmers

There is one Swimmer called Stephan.

  • Stephan Widmar

    Stephan Widmer is a swimming coach for the Commercial Swimming Club (CSC) and the Australian swimming team.http://www.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Widmar)

Sculptors

There is one Sculptor called Stephan.

  • Stephan Sinding

    Stephan Abel Sinding (4 August 1846 – 23 January 1922), was a Norwegian-Danish sculptor.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Sinding)

Poets

There is one Poet called Stephan.

  • Stephan G. Stephansson

    Stephan G. Stephansson is a Poet... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan G. Stephansson)

Physicians

There is one Physician called Stephan.

  • Stephan Rössner

    Stephan Rössner (born April 3, 1942) is a Swedish physician and world renowned expert on dieting. He is Professor in Health Related Behavioral Science at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, working at the Department of Medicine at the Huddinge campus of the Karolinska University Hospital.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan Rössner)

Photographers

There is one Photographer called Stephan.

  • Stephan Savoia

    Stephan Savoia is a photographer for the Associated Press. He is a graduate of the State University of New York at Potsdam.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Savoia)

Architects

There is one Architect called Stephan.

  • Stephan Braunfels

    Stephan Braunfels is an Architect... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Braunfels)

Astronomers

There is one Astronomer called Stephan.

  • Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan

    Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan (August 31, 1837 – December 31, 1923) was a French astronomer. His surname is sometimes spelled Stéphan in the literature, but this is apparently erroneous.... ( from the wikipedia article on Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan)

Classical Composers

There is one Classical Composer called Stephan.

  • Stephan Mathieu

    Stephan Mathieu (born 11 October 1967) is a German musician and sound artist whose work is based on digital and analog processing techniques. He lives and works in Saarbrücken, Germany.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Mathieu)

Mathematicians

There is one Mathematician called Stephan.

  • Stephan Cohn-Vossen

    Stefan or Stephan Cohn-Vossen (28 May 1902 – 25 June 1936) was a mathematician, now best known for his collaboration with David Hilbert on the 1932 book Anschauliche Geometrie, translated into English as Geometry and the Imagination... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Cohn-Vossen)

Judges

There is one Judge called Stephan.

  • Stephan P. Mickle

    Stephan P. Mickle (born 1944) is an American lawyer and judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan P. Mickle)

Hockey Players

There is one Hockey Player called Stephan.

  • Tobias Stephan

    Tobias Stephan is a Hockey Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Tobias Stephan)

Generals

There is one General called Stephan.

  • Stephan von Jovanovich

    Baron Stephan Freiherr von Jovanovich (in Serbian Стефан Јовановић, January 5, 1828 in Pazariste, Lika, Croatia - December 8, 1885 in Zadar, Croatia) was a Serbian military commander of Austrian Empire.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan von Jovanovich)

Bishops

There is one Bishop called Stephan.

  • Stephan Bodecker

    Stephan Bodecker is a Bishop... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Stephan Bodecker)

Economists

There is one Economist called Stephan.

  • Stephan R. Epstein

    Stephan R. Epstein (March 15, 1960 – February 3, 2007), known as "Larry", was a British economic historian, and a professor at the London School of Economics.... ( from the wikipedia article on Stephan R. Epstein)

DJs

There is one DJ called Stephan.

  • Stephan Bodzin

    Stephan Bodzin (born 4 August 1969 in Bremen) is a German DJ, techno-producer and label owner. Stephan Bodzin also performs as a live artist.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Stephan Bodzin)

Diplomats

There is one Diplomat called Stephan.

  • Heinrich von Stephan

    Heinrich von Stephan is a Diplomat... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Heinrich von Stephan)

Stephan

Gender: usually male

Meaning: Crowned one

Origin: Greek

Lucky Number: Four

Popularity: Position 313 in 1954, currently decreasing

Famous people

Twenty-eight Writers

Six Philosophers

Five Olympic Medalists

Five Film Directors

Five Actors

Four Naturalists

Three Skiers

Three Journalists

Two Soccer Players

Two Physicists

One Chemist

One Swimmer

One Sculptor

One Poet

One Physician

One Photographer

One Architect

One Astronomer

One Classical Composer

One Mathematician

One Judge

One Hockey Player

One General

One Bishop

One Economist

One DJ

One Diplomat