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Devan (girl)

What does Devan mean?

Devan Pronunciation of Devan [de-van] as a girls' name (also used more generally as boys' name Devan) is of Old English derivation. Devan is an alternate spelling of Devon (Old English).

Associated with: old english.


Devan has 7 variants: Deven, Devenne, Devin, Devonne, Devvon, Devyn and Devynn.

4 more related forms via Devon: Devana, Devanna, Devona and Devonna.

Creative forms:
(female) Deavan, Devvan, ..

(male) Dedar, Devano, ..

Middle name pairings:
Devan Lola (D.L.), ..

How popular is Devan?

Devan is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#23940 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Devan entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #517 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Devan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Devan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Devan is alike in pronunciation to Daveen, Daviane, Davine, Davynn, Deven, Devenne, Devin, Devinne, Devon, Devonne, Devvin, Devvon, Devyn, Devynn and Divine. Other suggested similar names are Aeran, Dea, Deana, Deane, Deann, Deeana, Deeane, Deeann, Deja, Dejah, Dejana, Deka, Dela, Delana, Delane, Delany, Delyn, Dena, Denae, Denah, Denay, Deon, Deren, Deron, Derran, Deryn, Deva, Devana, Devaney, Devanie, Devanna, Devany, Devi, Devina, Devona, Devony, Devra, Devri, Dian, Doran, Dova, Dowan (see Dawn), Duwan, Dwan, Dyan, Dylan, Eavan, Evan, Jean, Lean, Megan, Regan and Sean. These names tend to be more frequently used than Devan.

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