a male given name, form of Stanley. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Well, the minister was stan'in' side of Isabel when the tarts was passed.

    Tiverton Tales

    Alice Brown

  • I was thankfu' for't, though, I min' that, and maybe that'll stan' for faith.

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • The only thing you can do is to stan' by a man when he gets into bother.

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine

  • "I did not ask to be put in command, if that's what you mean," Stan answered.

  • She sliced on through and Stan had to nose her down to keep her from falling like a rock.