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male Stanley [Boy] Added by: cavabienmerci

Origin

  • English
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Meaning/history

  • Stony clearing
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Nicknames

  • Stanny, 'stan the man', Tin-Tin (think Stannary), Stannary
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Interesting Stanleys

  • Stanley Baldwin (prime minister)
  • Stanley Turrentine (Jazz musician)
  • Stan Getz
  • Stan Laurel (aka Laurel and Hardy).
  • Stanley Baxter
  • Stanley Baldwin
  • Stanley Matthews
  • Flat Stanley
  • Stan Winston, special effects wizard
  • Stan Smith (Wimbledon Winner 1972)
  • Stan Lee (Marvel Comics)
  • Stanley Kubrick
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Unfortunate Stanleys

  • Stan Marsh from South Park, Stan in the Eminem song of the same name, Stan Ogden (bin man in Corrie in the 80s), Flat Stanley
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Stanley goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Danny, Angus
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When I hear Stanley
I think of...

  • "Fly away Stanley! Be Freee!!"
  • Fantastic old name, everyone i know loves it
  • Laurel and Hardy
  • good old fashioned name that deserves its current popularity
  • Great name and will be appreciated by those with taste.
  • poor child being saddled with this awful name!
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The Mumsnet verdict

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Stanley will be a:

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Stanley will wear:

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