Type: verb, noun
What does Stan mean?
A stalker fan or super obsessive fan.
Stan Synonyms: Stalker, Groupie
Coined by: Eminem
Origin: “Stan” was coined and popularized in 2000 by Eminem when he released his single “Stan” off his Grammy-winning album The Marshall Mathers LP. Throughout the song Eminem rapped from the point-of-view of an obsessive fan which he named “Stan.”
Example sentence: “He made sure to buy all of the artists merch, he was a stan.”
Stan in songs:
“Just to chat, truly yours, your biggest fan, this is Stan” – Eminem, Stan.
“Damn man, this bitch is a Stan” – Nicki Minaj, Swish Swish.