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pinWhat does Kervin mean?

Kervin /ker-vin/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Kervin is "little dark one". Kervin is a version, with the suffix -vin, of Kerwin (Irish): also possibly (Old English) "swamp friend".


Kervin has 1 variant: Kervyn.

Kervin has 4 more alternative forms via Kerwin: Kerwinn, Kerwyn, Kirwan and Kirwen.

Kreatif forms: Kerkin, Kervan, Kervinna. [more]

pinHow popular is Kervin?

Kervin is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#24724 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

The only popular alternative form of Kervin (not ranked) is Kerwin. Forms like Kerwyn are uncommon. Adoption of this boy name reached its highest during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.036%) and has become less since. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Kervin and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kerwin in U.S.

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

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Kervin is pronounced similarly to Corvin. Other recommended similar baby names are Dervin, Kelvin, Kevin, Korbin and Mervin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kervin.