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Melvin meaning and name origin

Melvin \m(e)-lvin, mel-vin\ as a boy's name is pronounced MEL-vin. Possibly masculine form of Malvina (Gaelic) "smooth brow"; (Irish, Gaelic) "polished chief"; (Old English) "sword friend"; or a variant of Melville.

Melvin has 10 variant forms: Malvin, Malvyn, Malvynn, Mel, Melvon, Melvyn, Melwin, Melwyn, Melwynn and Vinnie.

Melvin is also pronounced similarly to Malvinn. Other suggested similar baby names are Delvin, Kelvin, Medvin, Mellin and Mervin.

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Popularity of Melvin

Melvin is a very popular first name for males (#124 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1472 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Melvin name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Melvin with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Melvin name in U.S.
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