Meaning and name origin
Stan is a very popular first name for males (#550 out of 1220, Top 45%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#34662 out of 88799, Top 39%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Stan for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Stan and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Stanley (#685) and Stan. (2014 statistics).
Stan is also pronounced similarly to Steen, Stein, Sten and Stone. Other suggested similar baby names are Etan, Sean, Seton, Shan, Stana, Steno and Stian. These names tend to be less commonly used than Stan.