What does Kevan mean?
Kevan /ke-van/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Kevan is "handsome beloved". Kevan is an alternate form of Kevin (Irish, Gaelic). Compare last name Keeven.
How popular is Kevan?
Kevan is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#71808 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Kevan and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Kevan (outside Top 1000) are Kevin (#70 a year ago), Kevon and Keven. Variants like Kevron are seldom used. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in the year 2000 (usage of 0.588%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.31%, down 47.3%), with the versions Keven and Kevon becoming less in vogue. Kevin (#70) is the most fashionable boy name here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Kevan is alike in pronunciation to Cavan, Kavan, Kayvan and Keyvan. Other recommended similar baby names are Bevan, Devan▼, Jevan, Kean, Kegan▼, Kelan, Kelvan, Kenan, Nevan and Tevan. Like Kevan, these names are not commonly used.