- a male given name, form of Stanley.
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Examples from the Web for stan
Clooney's personal publicist, Stan Rosenfield, declined to comment.Hollywood vs. The Daily Mail: George Clooney and Angelina Jolie Take On The UK's Leanest, Meanest Gossip Machine
Lizzie Crocker, Lloyd Grove
July 12, 2014
Arkansas, for instance, tabbed Stan Heath to replace Nolan Richardson in 2002.Black College Football Coaches Don’t Get Second Chances
January 10, 2014
Stan Lee, the creator of Spider-Man, published a video in which he said that Glover should be given a chance.Netflix and Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ and a Brief History of Black Superheroes
November 13, 2013
Now, 13 years later, Stan's little brother Matthew is back to avenge his death.‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ Review: Eminem’s a Great Rapper With Nothing to Say
November 5, 2013
So when Amador shows up dead, Stan has sort of boxed himself into a corner.‘The Americans’: Noah Emmerich on Playing Stan Beeman, ‘Jane Got a Gun,’ and More
May 1, 2013
Well, the minister was stan'in' side of Isabel when the tarts was passed.Tiverton Tales
I was thankfu' for't, though, I min' that, and maybe that'll stan' for faith.Salted With Fire
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.