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Stephen Name Meaning

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Meaning of Stephen

In American meaning is : To wear a crown
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Stephen Name Origin

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Stephen name origin
From the Latin Stephanus, which is from the Greek Stephanos, a name derived from stephanos (a crown, a garland). The name is borne in the Bible by St Stephen, one of the seven chosen to assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr.
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St Stephen was the first Christian martyr, his stoning is depicted in the New Testament book of Acts. St Stephen's Day is 26 December. The pronunciation of name 'Stephen' is 'Stee-ven' or 'STEF'en'. The name is borne in the Bible by St Stephen, one of the seven chosen to assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr. From the Latin Stephanus, which is from the Greek Stephanos, a name derived from stephanos (a crown, a garland). The name is borne in the Bible by St Stephen, one of the seven chosen to assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr. From the Latin Stephanus, which is from the Greek Stephanos, a name derived from stephanos (a crown, a garland). The name is borne in the Bible by St Stephen, one of the seven chosen to assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr. Name is generated from the Greek name Stephanos, which means Crown, Garland. My name is Stephen, and it is Latin for, "the crowned one" or king. The name is actually a derivative of the Greek "Stefano" which is a bridal crown comprising two circlets tied together with a short tether, used as a sign of unity and conjoinment in a greek wedding. Still used to this day. From the Latin Stephanus, which is from the Greek Stephanos, a name derived from stephanos (a crown, a garland). The name is borne in the Bible by St Stephen, one of the seven chosen to assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr Derived from the Greek name (Stephanos) meaning "crown, garland", in turn from the Greek word " meaning "wreath, crown, honour, reward", literally "that which surrounds or encompasses" This name is borne from the Bible - St Stephen, one of the seven assist the apostles, and the first Christian martyr.
Stephen Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, English, Biblical
Stephen also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish
Famous Name Stephen
Stephen Nash
is a Canadian professional basketball player who plays point guard for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Nash, who was born in South Africa to British parents but grew up in Canada, enjoyed a successful high-school basketball
Louis Roberts Stephen
is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.Stephen, who was 6'4" tall and who weighed about 205 pounds, was originally drafted by the Houston Astros in the 25th round of the amateur entry draft in 1965. Opting not to sign, he waited until 1966 to be drafted again. This time, he was first drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 1st round of the June Secondary Phase of the draft. He didn't sign that time, but again in 1966 he was drafted by the Twins in the second round of the January Secondary Phase of the draft. He chose to sign after being drafted that instance.
 
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