Much like Xander is a diminutive of Alexander, Vander is a diminutive of Evander, which comes from the Greek name Evandros, meaning “good man.” Is there a better meaning for your little Vander to live up to, really? The world needs more good men.
Famous people named Vander:
Brazilian footballers Vander de Souza and Vander Vieira.
There's a city named Vander in North Carolina.