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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1475 most popular

What does the name "Vance" mean?

Vance (English): From the Marsh

The name "Vance" is of English origin and it means "From the Marsh". It's a name commonly given to boys.

V is for vitality, your lust for living.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecnav". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Vcena". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Vance" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Vance? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 24,483 babies born with the name Vance in the United States. That's more than enough Vances to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Vance" was in 1969 with a total of 556 babies.

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vance" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 165 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Vance popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Vance in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Vance

Vance Wilson

Vance Wilson is a MLB player. Vance was born in 1973 in Mesa, Arizona.


Past life for Vance born Nov 3, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.