What does Davin mean?
Davin /dav-in/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Hebrew and Welsh origin, and the name Davin means "beloved". Davin is an alternate spelling of David (Hebrew). Davin is also a derivative of Davyn (Welsh).
How popular is Davin?
Davin is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#17304 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Davin for boys. Davin was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #581 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is at #926 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Davin (#926 a year ago) are David (#18 a year ago), Davis (#446), Davon, Davy, Davie, Davey and Dave. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2003 (usage of 0.3053%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2013%, ▼34.1%), with the forms Davin, Davon and Dave becoming less fashionable. Davis (#446) is the most fashionable baby name among these, and there is a rebound in birth name usage for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Davin and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Davin▼ is alike in pronunciation to Daivian, Daveon, Davian▲, Davien, Davion▼, Davonn, Davyan, Davyen, Davyon, Deavon, Devan▼, Deven▼, Devin▲, Devine, Devinn, Devion, Devon▲ and Devyn▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Dain, Darin▼, Darvin, Gavin▲, Havin, Savin and Tavin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Davin.