What does Devlin mean?
Devlin /de-vlin/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced DEV-lin. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Devlin is "fierce courage".
How popular is Devlin?
Devlin is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#2664 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Devlin and related names. Delvin is the only popular varying form of Devlin (not ranked). This boy name was at the peak of its popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.119%) and has become less popular since. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)