Meaning and Name Origin
Kevan \k(e)-van\ as a name for boys is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Kevan is "handsome beloved". Kevan is a form of Kevin (Irish, Gaelic): Saint Kevin (seventh century) founded a monastery that became famous as an educational center. Distinctive as a birth name for boys.
Kevan is an uncommon first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#82986 out of 88799, Top 93%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Kevan and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Kevan (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Kevin (#70 a year ago), Kevon and Keven. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in 2000 and has become significantly lower since, with the versions Kevon and Keven becoming less in vogue. Kevin (#70) is the most fashionable boy name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.