A male given name from Ancient Greek, variant of Stephen.
His first name was probably Steve or Ed. No, there were no more Steves or Eds in New York. They were now Steven or Edward, whether they were gay or straight. If they had money, they didn't have a nickname. Everybody was into high seriousness, so that now even dogs were named Humphrey and Raphael.
Origin: From Latin Stephanus, from Ancient Greek Στέφανος ( Stéphanos ) , from στέφανος ( stéphanos , " crown, wreath") , from στέφω ( stéphō , " to put round, to surround") .
voice; speech; language
an outcry; a loud call; a clamor
Origin: [AS. stefn, stemn, voice; akin to D. stem, G. stimme, Goth. stibna.]
Steven is a fictional character invented by the rock artist Alice Cooper. He appears on the albums Welcome to My Nightmare, Alice Cooper Goes to Hell, DaDa, Hey Stoopid, The Last Temptation, Dragontown, Along Came a Spider, and Welcome 2 My Nightmare.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
stē′vn, n. (Spens.) a cry, a loud clamour. [A.S. stefn, the voice.]
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The numerical value of steven in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of steven in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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It's overwhelmingly applicable to today, but that's Steven Spielberg. He's able to do that with almost every single story.
Steven Young have caramelized sugar with cooked egg and dairy, and it unifies beautifully with the vanilla and brown spirits, for a lot of people, it's the richness of the fat and flavor of the custard that gives eggnog its sensory appeal.
Steven Spielberg was at the height of Steven Spielberg early career powers and moviegoers could not get enough, the film led the box office for an astonishing 16 weekends -- a record that stands to this day.
Steven was an exceptional human being who should not be defined by the shooting that paralyzed him, but by what he accomplished in life after it happened.
I had a long talk with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. We have decided to step up efforts to try and find a compromise, within the OECD, on digital tax, we gave each other precisely 15 days, until our next meeting, which is planned on the sidelines of Davos at the end of January.
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