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What does Deven mean?

Deven Pronunciation of Deven [de-ven] as a name for boys (also used less widely as girls' name Deven) is of Hindi and English derivation, and the name Deven means "divine". Deven is an alternate spelling of Deval (Hindi): the Sanskrit root "deva" means "god". Deven is also a variation of Devon (English).


Deven has 7 variants: Deavon, Devan, Deveon, Devin, Devion, Devonn and Devyn.

1 more relation via Deval, Devon: Devron.

Creative forms:
(male) Deeven, Doven, ..

(female) Devena, Deveni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Deven Aahil (D.A.), ..

How popular is Deven?

Deven is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Deven is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Deven was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #478 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is at #1514 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Deven (#1514 from current records) ranked in the Top 2000 are Devan (#1408 from current records), Devin (#261), Devion, Devon (#558), Devron and Devyn (#1518). Usage of these forms of Deven was at its peak in the year 1997 (usage of 0.6%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.1%, 79% less), with versions like Devin becoming less stylish.

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Devron, Devyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Devin, Devon outside U.S.

Similar Names

Deven is pronounced similarly to Daven, Daveon, Davian, Davien, Davin, Davion, Davon, Davonn, Davyan, Davyen, Davyn, Davyon, Devane, Devaun, Devine, Devinn and Devynn. Other suggested similar names are Beven, Damen, Daren, Dave, Davey, Dean, Dee, Deen, Deion, Dejon, Deke, Dekel, Deker, Deleon, Delon, Delvin, Den, Dene, Denver, Deon, Deonn, Derek, Deron, Derren, Dervin, Dervon, Desean, Dev, Devell, Devlen, Devlin, Devlon, Dewey, Deyn, Deyon, Elven, Even, Gaven, Gefen, Haven, Irven, Jeren, Jeven, Jevven (see Jevon), Keen, Kelven, Keven, Merven, Neven, Niven, Raven, Reuven, Sleven, Steven, Sven, Teven, Treven and Ziven. These names tend to be more commonly used than Deven.

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