Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable


In English


-(last name -comes from the German language-) anglicized from the German last name (l de Stein).

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-) from a Scots diminutive of Stephen.

In German

Origin: From Old High German stein ‎(“something hard”), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European root *stāi-.


-An old unit of weight

-Pit (core of a fruit)

-Stone, rock

-(regional) a beer stein

-(last name topographic or occupational)

In Norwegian

Origin: From Old Norse Steinn, short form of compound names with the element steinn ‎(“stone”). Cognate with Swedish Sten and Danish Steen.


-( male name).