Stevenson Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Steven:
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. Var: Stefan, Stefen, Stefon, Stephan, Stephon, Stevan, Steven, Stevon. Short: Steve.
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English surname meaning "son of Steven."
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Stevenson Sylvester, American football Linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Adlai Stevenson, former U.S. Vice President.
John Dunlap Stevenson, American Civil War General.
Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish author of Treasure Island and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
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