What Does The Name Steven Mean?

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The name Steven originally comes from the Latin word for 'victor's crown' and in ancient times it was a name endowed as an award. This is also where the term don't rest on your laurels came from, as Roman Emperors used to give out wreaths to victors.

Steven is an English first name with the original Latin version being Stephanus. Steven can also be a last name and sometimes Stevens is a popular surname. Other versions in other countries of Steven include Esteban in Spanish, Steffan in German, Stefano in Italian as well as Stephanos in Greek.

There are a number of famous people who have Steven as their first name including the Hollywood actor Steve Guttenberg who was famous for starring in Three Men and a Baby alongside Tom Selleck.

Other famous celebrities with their first name as Steven include film director Steven Soderberg, Steven Segal as well as Steven Hawking who is one of the most important professors of our time who has been working tirelessly on the Black Hole theory. One of the most famous people in the world to have the first name Steven is director Steven Spielberg. He has been responsible for some of the most iconic films of all time including Jaws, Jurassic Park and Schindler's List.

You should pay close attention to the pronunciation and ask people to spell their name phonetically. This is because Steven can be spelt in another way, hence Stephen. It means exactly the same as Steven but it can also be attributed to a festival in the UK called St Stephen's Day which is considered to be one of the holiest festivals in the Christian calendar usually taking place at the end of the year.
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Stephen Aldrich answered
Specifically, it means a "victor's crown" which was given as an award or as an honor. It stands in contrast to "diadem" which was a crown worn by rulers.
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The name, Steven, means crowned. The name was originated from the Latin name of Stephanus. It's also a Biblical named formed from the name of Stephen.
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Steven (pronounced /ˈstiːvən/) is an English masculine first name, derived through the Latin form Stephanus from the Greek Στέφανος (Stephanos), which means "crown" or "wreath."
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It means noble or courageous and wealthy
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It means that we r the best people in the world and that we can do anything that we want to do
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It means a Cold ass hooper from Mountain Pointe High School who's taken by a Bad ass lightskinn girl !

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