12 Van names that mean van for boys, listing Van baby names 1-12. Evan, Jan, Jean, Lawrence, Martin, Van, Vincent and Von are popular names. Kornel, Ludwig, Rip and Vandyke are uncommon names. View Van baby names for name meanings, search Van names for girls, or search other baby names.
Evan ... [Van] 
Jan ... Painters Jan Van Eyck, Jan Vermeer. 
Jean ... actor Jean-Claude Van Damme. 
Kornel ... Painter Kees Van Dongen. 
Lawrence ... author Laurens Van Der Post ... 
Ludwig ... Composer Ludwig van Beethoven. 
Martin ... American President Martin Van Buren ... 
Rip ... Rip van Winkle is the famous fictitious man who slept for twenty years in Washington Irving's tale.
Van ... Van was sometimes converted from a surname prefix to a given name by early immigrants to America ... The name became familiar in the 1950s due to actors Van Johnson and Van Heflin ... Pianist Van Cliburn ... actor Van Johnson. 
Vandyke ... from the beards portrayed in portraits by the 17th-century Flemish painter Anthony Van Dyck ... Actor Dick Van Dyke.
Vincent ... Painter Vincent Van Gogh ... 
Von ... Also a respelling of the Dutch-derived Van. 
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