Steven

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See also: Stephen, steven, and števen

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From Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stephanos), from στέφανος (stephanos, crown, wreath), from στέφω (stephō, to put round, to surround).

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Steven

  1. A male given name, a variant spelling of Stephen.
    • 1989 Ann Beattie: Picturing Will. Random House. ISBN 0394569873 page 67:
      His first name was probably Steve or Ed. No, there were no more Steves or Eds in New York. They were now Steven or Edward, whether they were gay or straight. If they had money, they didn't have a nickname. Everybody was into high seriousness, so that now even dogs were named Humphrey and Raphael.

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Steven

  1. A male given name borrowed from English or Dutch.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stephanos), from στέφανος (stephanos, crown, wreath), from στέφω (stephō, to put round, to surround).

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Steven ?

  1. A male given name.

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