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Boy Name: Stan

Name: Stan
Pronunciation: \s-tan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: stony meadow
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Stana, Sten
Similar Names: Etan, Sean, Stian
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 550
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 34662


Stan \s-tan\ as a boy's name is a variant of Stanley (Old English), and the meaning of Stan is "stony meadow".

The baby name Stan sounds like Stana and Sten. Other similar baby names are Etan, Sean and Stian.


Stan is a very popular first name for men (#550 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#34662 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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