Lance

Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #570 in 2013 and #541 in 2014.

Famous People

Lance Bass (Movie Actor,Singer), Lance Gross (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lance Henriksen (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lance Reddick (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lance Lynn (Baseball Player), Lance Guest (Movie Actor), Lance Berkman (Baseball Player), Lance Kerwin (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: The surname is derived from a medieval given name Lanzo, short form of names beginning with the Germanic element land "land".

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-), pet form of Lancelot or transferred use of the last name; by folk etymology associated with a lance.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)