What 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 of Kerwin (Irish): also possibly (Old English) "swamp friend". Compare last name Kirven.
Kervin has 1 variant: Kervyn.more]
How 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)