Meaning and name origin
Devon \d(e)-von\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Devon), is pronounced DEV-en. It is of English origin. Place name: Devon is a county in England, noted for its beautiful farmland. Several American towns have been named after it.
Devon is a very popular first name for males (#566 out of 1220, Top 46%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#33931 out of 88799, Top 38%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Devon for boys. Devon reached its highest rank of #117 in the U.S. in 1994. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Devon and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Devin (#253), Devon (#528), Trevin, Jevon, Devyn, Devan and Deven. (2014 statistics).
Devon▼ is also pronounced similarly to Daven, Daveon, Davin▼, Davion▼, Davon▼, Davonn, Davyn, Davyon, Devane, Devaun, Devine, Devinn and Devynn. Other suggested similar baby names are Bevon, Deion▼, Dejon, Delon, Delvon, Deon▼, Deron▼, Dervon, Devlon, Deyon, Kevon▼, Levon and Nevon. These names tend to be less commonly used than Devon.