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Boy Names Ending with -rvin

Rvin ending baby names and what they mean, with 17 results. -rvin names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these boy names was at its apex a century ago (ADOPTION OF 0.53%) and is now significantly less (ADOPTION 0.04%, DOWN 92%), with names such as Ervin becoming somewhat dated. Chervin (TOP 61%) and Curvin (25%) are familiar -rvin last names.

-rvin names

Arvin - Orvin


Stems fr. English, Old German. "People's friend." Arkin is also a moderately common kid's name. See also Arin.

Derivative of Latin element. "Raven." Common as surname, and Corvin (UPPER 15%) is similar to common surnames Cervin (UPPER 44%), Carvin (19%), which also end with -rvin. See also Corben.

Form of Corbin. .. Variants are English surnames used as .. Corwin (TOP 3%), Corvi (43%) are familiar surnames. See also Corin.

Darvin and variants

Darvin, var. Dervin1
From English word. Blend of Daryl and Marvin, or .. Darvin and Dervin are unusual as masculine names.

Form of Derwin. Root fr. Old English language. "Gifted friend; dear friend." Dearvin and Denvin are creative forms. See also Derrin.


Root fr. Gaelic. "Green, fresh water." Earvin is rare as a male name, appearing frequently (TOP 35%) as a last name. See also Darvin.

Irving and variants

Irvin1, Ervin1, Earvin2
Var. of Irving. Based on Gaelic word. "Green, fresh water." Earvin and variants became less trendy last year, falling on average -137 positions as children's names with Irvin dropping the most.


Based on Gaelic. "Green, fresh water." Used frequently as a baby name, Ervin is comparable to the popular Erwin. See also Orvin.


Stems fr. Old English element. "Spear-friend." A somewhat untypical birth name, Garvin occurs more conventionally as a surname. See also Earvin.

Form of Garvan. From Gaelic element. "Rough." Less widespread today. Garvin was last found in the 1960s in the Top 2000. See also Girvan.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -rvin names: Arvin, Darvin, Earvin, Ervin, Garvin

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -rvin names: Irvin, Kervin, Marvin, Mervin, Norvin, Orvin

Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Small rough one." Girvin is rarely used as a birth name. See also Garvyn.


Form of Erskine. Source fr. Scottish, Gaelic. "High cliff; verdant hill." Used widely as a children's name, Irvin is comparable to the popular Arvin. See also Irving.


Form of Kerwin. From Irish word. "Little dark one." Somewhat popular as a boys' name, Kervin is comparable to the familiar Korbin.

Marvin and variants

Marvin, var. Murvin1, Mervin1
Stems fr. Welsh. "Sea friend." Marvin (UPPER 9%) and Mervin (67%) are common as male names, whereas Murvin is uncommon.

Mervin and variants

Mervin2, var. Murvin2
Origin fr. Old Welsh element. "Sea friend." Murvin is rare as a children's name among the forms of Mervin.


Based on Old English word. "Northern friend." Less popular today. Norvin was last recorded in the 1930s in the Top 2000. See also Norvil.


Derivative of Old English. "Spear friend." Somewhat atypical as a boys' name, Orvin occurs more commonly as a last name. See also Ervin.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -rvin names for boys.

1. Arvin - Orvin
Arvin, Corvin, Corbin [Corvin], Darvin [Dervin], Derwin [Dervin], Earvin, Irving [Irvin, Ervin, Earvin], Ervin, Garvin, Garvan [Garvin], Girvin, Erskine [Irvin], Kerwin [Kervin], Marvin [Mervin, Murvin], Mervin [Murvin], Norvin, Orvin

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