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  1. a male given name, form of Stanley.
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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

  • "We could take along emergency tanks and drop them," Stan said.

  • Stan and O'Malley left early and hurried back to their own mess.