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Devyn (girl)

What does Devyn mean?

Devyn Pronunciation of Devyn [de-vyn] as a name for girls (also used less generally as boys' name Devyn) is of Old English origin, and Devyn means "poet". Devyn is a version of Devin (Irish, Gaelic): also an alternative spelling for Devon.

Associated with: old english.


Devyn has 8 variants: Devan, Deven, Devenne, Devinne, Devonne, Devvin, Devvon and Devynn.

5 more different relations via Devin, Devon: Deva, Devana, Devanna, Devona and Devonna.

Creative forms:
(female) Delvyn, Dovyn, ..

(male) Delin, Dever, ..

Middle name pairings:
Devyn Lela (D.L.), ..

How popular is Devyn?

Devyn is an uncommon first name for females. Devyn is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Devyn entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #699 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is presently at #1026. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Devin (#1865 from recent data), Deven, Devona, Devon and Devan are the popular variation forms of Devyn (#1026 from recent data). These forms of Devyn reached the height of their popularity 24 years ago (average #956) and have become much less widespread since, with versions like Devin becoming somewhat outmoded. Devyn is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Devyn, Devan, Deven, Devin, Devon, Devona in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Devyn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Devyn is pronounced similarly to Daveen, Davine, Davynn and Divine. Other suggested similar names are Beryn, Bevlyn, Daelyn, Daryn, Davy, Deann, Delya, Delyn, Delyne, Denys, Deon, Deren, Derhyn, Deron, Deryn, Devany, Devi, Devina, Devony, Devra, Devri, Keryn, Kevyn, Ravyn and Teryn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Devyn.

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