Stephanie

Stephanie - A very unique female name



  Mar 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Stephanie, meaning garland, crown, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #368. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Stephanie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Stephanie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Stephanie. The baby girl name Stephanie was given to 1,852 baby girls in 2012, ranking #168 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 763 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Stephanie peaked in popularity 33 years ago in 1984 on position 6.



Famous with this name

Stephanie Gillis
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Stephanie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Stephanie is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #92 - and is the least popular in Minnesota at position #622.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Stephanie is where you live.


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Stephanie origin and meaning

Stephanie is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means garland, crown. To see famous people named Stephanie, pop culture references for the name Stephanie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Stephanie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Stephanie, sorted by popularity.

Stefanie / Stephany / Stefani / Stephenie / Stephani / Stephaine / Steven / Stefany / Stephania / Stefania /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012168
2011146
2010127
2009112
2008105
200788
200670
200564
200456
200349
200242
200143
200040
199937
199829
199723
199620
199516
199415
199310
19928
19917
19907
19898
19887
19876
19866
19856
19846
19838
19827
19818
198013
197915
197816
197714
197611
19759
19749
19739
19728
197111
197017
196919
196823
196725
196638
196544
196457
196364
196269
196178
196091
1959101
1958113
1957110
1956111
1955114
1954123
1953123
1952123
1951129
1950122
1949128
1948137
1947170
1946176
1945222
1944222
1943241
1942263
1941293
1940323
1939408
1938437
1937473
1936491
1935493
1934565
1933605
1932541
1931656
1930649
1929638
1928576
1927583
1926513
1925518
1924444
1923414
1922428
1921373
1920363
1919356
1918328
1917305
1916299
1915311
1914305
1913345
1912337
1911331
1910368

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California92
Texas100
New Jersey102
Nevada112
District of Columbia115
Florida125
New York129
Illinois132
Maryland152
Virginia153
Arizona159
Connecticut165
West Virginia170
Massachusetts173
North Carolina205
New Mexico208
Georgia232
Pennsylvania241
Oregon251
South Carolina251
Iowa259
Washington275
Indiana280
Wisconsin286
Kentucky289
Louisiana297
Colorado320
Tennessee321
Nebraska323
Utah349
Mississippi349
Kansas349
Arkansas353
Alabama418
Missouri465
Michigan485
Ohio510
Oklahoma570
Minnesota622

Even more about Stephanie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Stephanie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Stephanie?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1984
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Stephanie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 763
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,852

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