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 of Devin (Irish, Gaelic): also an alternative spelling for Devon.
Associated with: old english.
(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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.