Steven

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See also: steven, Stephen, and Stéven

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Stephanus, from Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stéphanos), from στέφανος (stéphanos, crown, wreath), from στέφω (stéphō, to put round, to surround).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈstiːvən/
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  • Rhymes: -iːvən

Proper noun[edit]

Steven

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, variant of Stephen.
    • 1989 Ann Beattie: Picturing Will. Random House. →ISBN 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.
    • 2013 Steven Universe (theme song):
      That's why the people of this world believe in... Garnet, Amethyst, and Pearl, and Steven!

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Steven, from Latin Stephanus, from Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stéphanos), from στέφανος (stéphanos, crown, wreath), from στέφω (stéphō, to put round, to surround).

Proper noun[edit]

Steven

  1. a male given name from Ancient Greek

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Steven

  1. a male given name borrowed from English or Dutch

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stéphanos), from στέφανος (stéphanos, crown, wreath), from στέφω (stéphō, to put round, to surround).

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Steven ?

  1. a male given name from Ancient Greek

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