What does Malvin mean?
Malvin is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#55124 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Melvin (#672 the previous year), Melvyn and Mel are the prominent alternative forms of Malvin (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4957%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.1093%, down 77.9%), with the versions Melvin, Mel and Melvyn becoming less in vogue. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Malvin and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)