Definition of Van
- Van Proper noun A male given name, diminutive of Vance or Ivan
- Van Proper noun A large saline lake in eastern Turkey. One of three great tectonic lakes of the Armenian Highland. Famous for its Chalcalburnus tarichi fish and the 10th century Armenian cathedral on Akhtamar Island.
- Van Proper noun A city on the shore of that lake.
- Van Abbreviation Vancouver