A masculine and feminine name.
Of Greek origin.
Short for Stephen or Stephanie.
From the Greek name “Στέφανος”, Stefanos, and the Greek word “στέφανος”, meaning wreath, crown.
Other forms of the male name are: Steve, Esteban, Steffan, Stepan.
Other forms of the female name are: Steph, Stephania, Stefana, Stéphanie, Estêfania, Steffi, Fanni.
Famous female bearers are Stevie Nicks, Stevie Ryan, Stevie Vallance, Stevie Holland, Stevie Ann.
Stevie Nicks begun performing at the age of four and wrote her first songs in her teens.
She became a key member of the band “Fleetwood Mac” which achieved huge worldwide success.
Their 1977 album “Rumours” sold 20 million copies and remained for several years as the best selling album of all time.