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Boy Name: Stein

Name: Stein
Pronunciation: \s-tein\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: stone
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Stan, Seton, Seeton, Stana, Stone, Sutton
Variant forms: Steen, Sten, Steno, Stensen, Stenssen
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 832


Stein \s-tein\ as a boy's name is of German origin, and the meaning of Stein is "stone". Skiing champion Stein Erickson.

Stein has 5 variant forms: Steen, Sten, Steno, Stensen and Stenssen.

Baby names that sound like Stein are Stan, Seton, Seeton, Stana, Stone and Sutton.


Stein is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#832 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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