Stan
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English
Pronunciation
STAN
Meaning
A clearing that is stony
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Stan is a diminutive of Stanley. Stanley is an Old English name, derived from the Old English words 'stan', which means 'stone', and 'leah', which means 'wood or clearing'.

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Stan Laurel - comic
Stan Jones - football player
Stan Barstow - author
Stan Cummins - soccer player
Stan Davis - football player
Stan Getz - jazz musician
Stan Jefferson - baseball player
Stan Lee - cartoonist

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