Meaning and Origin
What does the name Vance mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- A submission from Mississippi, U.S. says the name Vance means "The name Vance means 'High' or 'Someone who lives near a marsh.'" and is of English origin.
From a Southern English dialectal form of Old English fenn (“marsh, bog”).
- A habitational surname.
- A male given name transferred from the surname, of mostly American usage.