Stan

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Stan may refer to:

People[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

  • Stan Marsh, one of the main characters in the animated TV series South Park
  • Stan (Monkey Island), the recurring salesman character in the Monkey Island adventure games
  • Stan Smith (American Dad!), one of the main characters in the animated TV series American Dad!
  • Grunkle Stan, one of the main characters in the animated TV series Gravity Falls

Nature[edit]

  • Stan (dinosaur), a Tyrannosaurus rex fossil found in Hell Creek Formation, South Dakota, U.S.
  • Stan (horse), a British-American Thoroughbred racehorse
  • Stan, abbreviation for orchid genus Stanhopea

Technology[edit]

  • ST segment analysis (in electrocardiography)
  • Stan (software), a software package for obtaining Bayesian inference using the No-U-Turn sampler
  • STAN (System Trace Audit Number), a key to uniquely identify a card transaction based on the ISO 8583 standard.

Other[edit]