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Ste·phen

 (stē′vən), Saint Died c. ad 36.
Christian protomartyr who, according to the New Testament, was stoned to death after his defense of Christianity before the Sanhedrin.
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Stephen

(ˈstiːvən)
n
1. (Biography) ?1097–1154, king of England (1135–54); grandson of William the Conqueror. He seized the throne on the death of Henry I, causing civil war with Henry's daughter Matilda. He eventually recognized her son (later Henry II) as his successor
2. (Biography) Saint. died ?35 ad, the first Christian martyr. Feast day: Dec 26 or 27
3. (Biography) Saint, Hungarian name István. ?975–1038 ad, first king of Hungary as Stephen I (997–1038). Feast day: Aug 16 or 20
4. (Biography) Sir Leslie. 1832–1904, English biographer, critic, and first editor of the Dictionary of National Biography; father of the novelist Virginia Woolf
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Ste•phen

(ˈsti vən)

n.
1. Saint, died A.D. c35, first Christian martyr.
2. Saint, c975–1038, first king of Hungary 997–1038.
3. (Stephen of Blois) 1097?–1154, king of England 1135–54.
4. Sir Leslie, 1832–1904, English critic, biographer, and philosopher (father of Virginia Woolf).
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Translations
إصتفانستيفن
Стефан
ŠtefanŠtěpán
StefanStefanus
StefanStephanStephanus
StefanosTapani
StéphaneÉtienne
István
Stefán
スティーヴン
StefanStefanus
Štefan
StefanStefanos

Stephen

[ˈstiːvn] NEsteban
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Stephen

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'I saw you and Eddy at Stephano's just now,' he said, between sentences of a letter which he was dictating.
He wants me to meet him at Stephano's, but--' She hesitated.
Stephanos Piliotis had been in the intensive care unit of the hospital since the crash.
Attorneys Harvey Krasner and Danielle Buckhardt of the Manhattan-based Warshaw Burstein law firm and Rolanda Stephanos of Corcoran Group represented Vincent in the purchase, while Corcoran's Tracey Holmes represented seller Pumukel LLC in the deal that closed last week.
Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, disappeared in July 2015 after they took a boat out to go fishing.
Following the tragic 2015 loss at sea of two young boys, Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen from Jupiter, the AustinBlu Foundation spearheaded an effort to pass a bill (Beacon Bill) in the Florida House and Senate which would provide a discount to people on their vessel registrations if they provide proof of registration for an EPIRB or PLB.
Fire Service rescue chief Stephanos Kolokouris told state television that the two men had been identified but gave no further details.
Currently, the authorities are trying to house families with toddlers and pregnant women in private homes in the area, according to Stephanos, one of the volunteers.
Edited by Franco Montanari, Stephanos Matthaios, and Antonios Rengakos
Coordinating the panel will be Stephanos Kotziamanis of Eurokerdos magazine.
Present were Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Industry and Commerce Minister and head of the mission of honour Zayed Al Zayani, Muharraq Governor Salman Isa bin Hindi, and Cyprus honorary consul Stephanos Zachariades.