What does Devyn mean?
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, with the suffix -yn, of Devin (Irish, Gaelic): also an alternative spelling for Devon.
Associated with: old english
(female) Devynie, Dovyn, ..
(male) Delin, Dever, ..
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)
Charted below is the baby name history of Devyn for girls. 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 #1017. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Devin (#1927 from recent data), Deven, Devona, Devon and Devan are the popular variation forms of Devyn (#1017 from recent data). These forms of Devyn reached the height of their popularity 23 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.
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.