Origin : Short form of Stanley

near the stony meadow

The name Stan is a boy's name meaning "near the stony meadow". One of the old-school nicknames -- think Ray, Vince, Frank -- that's on the brink of coming back into style. Name him Stanislav or Constantine and he'll have a groovier long form to fall back on.

Popularity of name Stan over time

There are 8425 people in the U.S. with the first name Stan, this name was mostly popular in 1959 with popularity 420 .

Stan is used for Man.

100 percent of people with the first name Stan are man

0 percent of people with the first name Stan are woman

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Most Famous People Named Stan

U.S. Congressman from Virginia
Canadian singer-songwriter
American comic book creator
American author
American tennis player
salesman character in the Monkey Island adventure games
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American jazz pianist
Romanian American actor
" song by Eminem
American baseball player
character on British soap "EastEnders"
American YouTuber
character on TV's "Mad Men"
English jazz pianist
English comedian of duo Laurel and Hardy
character on British soap "Coronation Street"
character on animated series "South Park"
character on animated series "American Dad!"
American NFL football player
character on animated series "Gravity Falls"

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