What does Vance mean?
Vance /van-ce/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced vance. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Vance is "marshland". Author Vance Packard; diplomat Cyrus Vance.
VariationsKreatif forms: Vanle, Vansi, Varce. [more]
How popular is Vance?
Vance is a very popular first name for men (#576 out of 1220, Top 47%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#686 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Vance for boys. Vance reached its highest position of #406 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, and is at #888 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)