Vance

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #867 in 2013 and #888 in 2014.

Famous People

Vance DeGeneres (TV Actor), Vance Gilbert (Singer), Vance Thompson (Writer), Vance Kelly (Singer), Vance Colvig (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Vance Bourjaily (Writer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From a Southern English dialectal form of Old English fenn ‎(“marsh, bog”). [1]

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name; of mostly American usage.

-(last name habitational -comes from the Old English language-)