What does Kalvin mean?
Kalvin has 1 variant: Kalvyn.Creative forms:
(male) Kalvid, Kalvon, ..
(female) Kalven, Kalvna, .. Middle name pairings:
Kalvin Gunnar (K.G.), ..
How popular is Kalvin?
Kalvin is an unusual given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#94227 out of 150436, Top 63%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Kalvin entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its peak position of #941 in the U.S. in 1990, and is currently at #1132. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Calvin (#171 via latest list) and Kelvin (#650) are the popular variation forms of Kalvin (#1132 via latest list). These forms of Kalvin were favored by parents during the years 1920-1929 (average #1360) and are somewhat less conventional today (#651, 30.1% less usage).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alvin▼, Dallin▼, Dalvwin (see Delvin), Darvin, Davin, Delvin, Earvin, Elvin▼, Galin, Gallvin (see Galvin), Galvan, Galven, Galvin, Galvon, Garvin, Gavin, Havin, Jalin, Kadin▼, Kaelin, Kaidin, Kain, Kalan, Kalen, Kalil, Kalin, Kalman, Karlin, Katlin, Kavan, Kaydin, Kayvan, Kayven, Keallin (see Keelan), Kellin, Keltin, Kelvis, Kervin, Kevin▼, Klein, Koltin, Malin, Mallin, Malvin, Malvinn (see Malvin), Malvyn (see Malvin), Marvin▼, Melvin▼, Nalin, Rayvin, Salvian, Salvino, Salvio, Savin, Talin, Tallin, Tavin and Walwin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kalvin.