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What does Earvin mean?

Earvin Pronunciation of Earvin [earvin] as a boys' name is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Earvin is "green, fresh water". Variant of Irvin. Basketball celebrity Earvin "Magic" Johnson.

Related boy name: Irving.

Associated with: gaelic, water, magic.


6 different relations via Irvin: Ervin, Ervine, Ervyn, Irven, Irvine and Irvyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Easvin, Eirvin, ..

(female) Earei, Eareil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Earvin Rishi (E.R.), ..

How popular is Earvin?

Earvin is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#53299 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Earvin entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its peak position of #1735 in the U.S. in 1992, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Popular related forms of Earvin are Ervin (#1663 the previous year), Irven, Irvin (#1486), Irvine and Irving (#1595). These forms of Earvin were popular with parents 105 years ago (adoption of 0.3%) and are now significantly less common, with forms like Irvin becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Earvin, Ervin, Irven, Irvin, Irvine, Irving in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Earvin and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Earvin is pronounced similarly to Arvin, Arvon, Arvyn and Orvin. Other suggested similar names are Bartin, Calvin, Cardin, Carlin, Carmin, Carvil, Corvin, Darin, Darrin, Darvin, Darwin, Davin, Dervin, Eadin, Earlie, Edvin, Efrain, Eirnin, Erin, Ermin, Ernin, Erving, Erwin, Evin, Farin, Farrin, Galvin, Garin, Garlin, Garmin, Garrin, Garvan, Garven, Garvie, Garvin, Garvyn, Garwin, Gavin, Girvin, Harbin, Hardin, Harkin, Harlin, Harvie, Havin, Jarin, Jarrin, Jarvis, Kalvin, Kervin, Larin, Larkin, Larrin, Malvin, Marlin, Martin, Marven, Marvin, Marvyn, Marwin, Mervin, Murvin, Norvin, Parkin, Parviz, Rayvin, Savin, Tarin, Tarrin, Tavin and Warrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Earvin.

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