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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 17 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Crowned One

Pronunciation: STEH-fuhn, /ˈstɛfən/, S T EH F AH N

Popularity Rank: #1,920

On this page:

  • 1. Stephan Meaning
  • 2. Stephan Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Stephan
  • 4. Stephan Translations in other languages
  • 5. Stephan Name Popularity
  • 6. Stephan popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Stephan
  • 8. Names similar to Stephan

Stephan Meaning

Stephan is derived from the Greek word 'Stephanos', meaning 'crown' or 'wreath'. It is often associated with victory and honor.

Stephan also means "Crowned One, Crown or wreath, symbolizing victory and honor.".

Stephan is commonly found in Germany, Netherlands, France, and 84 more countries.

Stephan Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: STEH-fuhn

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈstɛfən/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: S T EH F AH N

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

F: Pronounce as in "fish" (F IH SH)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Stephan Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Stephan is recorded 34,396 times globally, ranking it as the 1,920th most common name worldwide.

Stephan is most prevalent in Germany, with 14,628 occurrences, making it the 64th most popular name in the country.

In Germany, the name Stephan is found among 1 in every 25 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Stephan Popularity by Country

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Germany#641 : 25
Netherlands#2541 : 99
France#1,0071 : 516
South Africa#8511 : 931
United States of America#1,6871 : 834
Switzerland#1171 : 103
Austria#1631 : 82
Belgium#5791 : 282
Italy#2,8141 : 1,920
United Kingdom#1,8111 : 1,030
Canada#1,0971 : 750
Cameroon#8341 : 1,318
Mauritius#5401 : 643
Denmark#5101 : 582
Sweden#7931 : 651
Morocco#6,3791 : 7,576
Spain#4,3941 : 4,579
United Arab Emirates#7,3411 : 11,057
Colombia#10,8261 : 15,172
Russia#5,6511 : 5,573
Jamaica#7341 : 1,159
Saudi Arabia#27,5461 : 41,916
Chile#5,0961 : 8,736
Luxembourg#4641 : 558
Norway#9241 : 1,373
Oman#8,2171 : 11,266
Namibia#9301 : 2,421
Singapore#5,3361 : 10,463
Egypt#30,5711 : 44,980
Algeria#14,7751 : 26,609
Tunisia#7,7591 : 11,435
Peru#8,8101 : 19,887
Malaysia#18,7571 : 42,353
Israel#7,2111 : 7,041
Mexico#12,4141 : 19,583
India#10,6201 : 19,859
Costa Rica#2,8381 : 3,272
Lebanon#3,7211 : 4,739
Brazil#11,0081 : 20,813
Ireland#2,2541 : 2,383
Kuwait#9,0431 : 16,687
Nigeria#13,7251 : 31,342
Turkey#16,0021 : 28,283
Palestine#9,2811 : 11,448
Qatar#9,1181 : 16,959
Finland#2,8411 : 4,754
Bulgaria#2,2171 : 1,920
Portugal#3,4531 : 6,447
Sudan#23,8651 : 55,996
Bolivia#6,7721 : 15,562
Guatemala#4,9881 : 10,485
Malta#7311 : 1,095

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Stephan popularity in U.S.


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