What does Devin mean?
Devin /dev-in/ as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Devin) is pronounced DEV-in. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Devin is "bard, poet". May also possibly mean "young deer". May also come from the French "divin", meaning "divine, perfect".
Devin has 1 feminine form: Devon.Kreatif forms: Denvin, Dievin. [more]
How popular is Devin?
Devin is a very prominent first name for men (#395 out of 1220, Top 32%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#18437 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Devin for boys. Devin entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #58 in the U.S. in the year 1995, and is at #253 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Devin and affiliated names. Devon (#528 2 years ago) and Devyn are the popular alternative forms of Devin (#253 2 years ago) rated in the Top 1000. These relations of Devin were popular with parents in 1999 (average #259) and have become much less conventional since (#593, down 45.1%), with the version Devyn becoming less stylish. Devin is more universally found than the rest, while Devon has become popular as well over time. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Devin▲ is pronounced similarly to Daven, Davian▲, Davien, Davin▼, Davion▼, Davon▼, Davyn, Deavon, Devan▼, Devane, Devaun, Deven▼, Deveon, Devine, Devion and Devonn. Other suggested similar baby names are Bevin, Delvin, Dervin, Devlin, Jevin, Kevin▲, Levin, Nevin and Tevin▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Devin.