Stephen (surname)

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Stephen
Family name
Pronunciation Stee-ven
Region of origin English, Welsh and German
Related names Stephenson, Stevens, Stephens, Fitzstephen
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Stephen is a surname of Anglo-Welsh and German origin. It is a reasonably common surname, but is usually found as a first name. It is thought to have originated from the German-speaking world as (Von) Stephan.

Stephen is the 3,845 most common surname in the USA.[2]

MacStèaphain (Scottish Gaelic) Stephen is a sept of the clan MacTavish.[3]

Famous people with the surname[edit]

People with the surname Stephen or its versions include:

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