What does Garvin mean?
Garvin [garvin] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Garvin is "spear-friend".
(male) Garain, Gervin, ..
(female) Garvinna, Garvinni, ..
How popular is Garvin?
Garvin is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#2551 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Garvin for boys. Garvin entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top rank of #1185 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Garvin is alike in pronunciation to Girvan, Girven, Girvin and Girvon. Other recommended names are Aarin, Carmin, Carvil, Corvin, Darin▼, Darrin▼, Darvin, Davin, Ervin▼, Farin, Farrin, Gallvin (see Galvin), Galvan, Galven, Galvin, Galvon, Gamlin, Garan, Gardie, Garen, Gari, Garion, Garlan, Garlin, Garman, Garmen, Garmin, Garmon, Garon, Garran, Garren, Garrin, Garron, Garrvie (see Garvey), Garson, Garton, Garve, Garvy, Gaven▼, Gavin, Gavyn, Gawain, Gaylin, Germin, Gorin, Harbin, Hardin, Harkin, Harlin, Harvie, Havin, Irvin▼, Jarin, Jarrin, Karlin, Larkin, Larrin, Marlin▼, Martin▼, Marvin▼, Marvyn, Marwin, Mervin▼, Norvin, Parkin, Rayvin, Savin, Tarin, Tarrin, Tavin and Warrin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Garvin.See names in meaning and etymology.