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24k
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since 1880

Vance

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the Marsh
  • #1475 All Time
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How popular is the name "Vance" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
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19141416135
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19181977190
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19202169207
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19321417134
19331460146
19341680168
19351430143
19361660166
19371370137
19381520152
19391490149
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19411760176
19421500150
19431660166
19441890189
19452080208
19462317224
19472800280
19482490249
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19502610261
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19542800280
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19563570357
19574630463
19583760376
19594090409
19604500450
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19653820382
19662990299
19672880288
19683310331
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19732510251
19741760176
19751660166
19762090209
19771450145
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19811520152
19821710171
19831980198
19841590159
19851620162
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19872120212
19882516245
19892620262
19902460246
19912430243
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19941860186
19951620162
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19971750175
19981350135
19991650165
20001410141
20011700170
20021970197
20032410241
20042310231
20052610261
20062980298
20073180318
20082900290
20092930293
20102890289
20113000300
20122550255
20132450245
20142420242

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 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vance" is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1952. Across the entire United States a total of only 313 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 valor, your strength.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for nice, need I say more?

C is for compassion, your finest side.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecnav". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nevca". 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.

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 region near the Rockies? 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.

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Past life for Vance born Nov 7, 1926

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 Northern India approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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