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What does Vance mean?

Vance Pronunciation of Vance 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.

ASSOCIATED WITH Va-, old english


(male) Vace, ..

(female) Vanca, ..

Vance Zade (V.Z.), ..

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)

Vance reached its highest position of #396 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, and is at #759 currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Vance name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Vance outside U.S.

Similar Names

Vance is alike in pronunciation to Vince. Other recommended sound-alike names are Cace, Canice, Cayce, Chance, Dace, Ince, Jace, Jaice, Jayce, Lance, Launce, Mace, Pace, Paice, Payce, Ponce, Raice, Rance, Rayce, Vaile, Vale, Van, Vander, Vane, Vanek, Vanko, Vann, Vanya and Yance. These names tend to be less commonly used than Vance.

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