Steven: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Steven

The Middle English variant of Stephen, meaning “garland” or “crown.” You’ll put your little Steven in all kinds of ridiculous outfits before he’s grown, so why not throw some headwear in the mix so he lives up to the meaning of his name?

Nicknames:

Steve, obviously.

Famous people named Steven:

Film directors Steven Spielberg and Steven Soderbergh; cofounder of Apple, Steve Jobs; actors Steve McQueen and Steven Segal; comedians Steve Carell and Steve Harvey; musicians Steven Tyler, Steven Curtis Chapman, and Steve Miller.

Fun fact:

Stevens everywhere will love watching “Steven Universe,” an animated series on Cartoon Network.

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