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Boy Name: Staffan

Name: Staffan
Pronunciation: \s-taffan, st(af)-fan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: crown, garland
Origin: Scandinavian
Sounds Like: Steffan, Steffon, Steffen
Similar Names: Stoffel, Stana, Stan, Stefonn, Stevan, Stephan, Stefon, Stefano


Staffan \s-taffan, st(af)-fan\ as a boy's name is a variant of Stefan (German, Scandinavian) and Stephen (Greek), and the meaning of Staffan is "crown, garland".

The baby name Staffan sounds like Steffan, Steffon and Steffen. Other similar baby names are Stoffel, Stana, Stan, Stefonn, Stevan, Stephan, Stefon and Stefano.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Staffan.


Staffan is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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