What does Ervin mean?
(male) Eirvin, Erlyn, ..
(female) Erei, Erri, .. Middle name pairings:
Ervin Abdiel (E.A.), ..
How popular is Ervin?
Ervin is a very popular first name for men (#433 out of 1220, Top 35%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#1321 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Ervin reached its apex rank of #175 in the U.S. in the 1910s, and is at #1663 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Irvin (#1486 via latest list), Irving (#1595), Irvine, Irven and Earvin are the popular variation forms of Ervin (#1663 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Irvyn, are uncommon. These forms of Ervin were popular as birth names in the 1910s (usage of 0.3%) and are now significantly less widespread.
Ervin▼ is pronounced similarly to Arvin, Arvon, Arvyn, Ervine, Ervyn and Orvin. Other recommended names are Alvin▼, Ardin, Arlin, Armin, Arrin, Arwin, Brain, Corvin, Darvin, Davin, Dervin, Devin▼, Eadin, Edvin, Edwin▼, Efrain, Eirnin, Eldin, Eljin, Elven, Elvin▼, Elvio, Elvis, Elvyn, Elwin▼, Emlin, Eoin, Eran, Eri, Eric▼, Erie, Erik▼, Erin▼, Eriq, Erki, Erlie, Erling, Ermin, Ermino, Ern, Ernie▼, Ernin, Eron, Erron, Erskin, Erve, Erving, Erwin▼, Erwyn, Evin, Evion, Evyn, Ewin, Girvin, Havin, Irwin▼, Jevin, Jovin, Kevin▼, Levin, Marvin▼, Mervin▼, Nevin, Norvin, Orin, Orlin, Orwin, Tavin and Trevin▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ervin.See names in meaning and etymology.