What does Melvyn mean?
(male) Menvyn, Milvyn, ..
(female) Melvynta, .. Middle name pairings:
Melvyn Braelyn (M.B.), ..
How popular is Melvyn?
Melvyn is a rare first name for males. Melvyn is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Melvyn entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #500 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Melvyn are Melvin (#692 in 2015), Mel and Malvin. These relations of Melvyn were favored as birth names 85 years ago (median #681) and have become significantly less conventional since, with versions such as Melvyn going out of style.
Melvyn▼ is pronounced similarly to Malvinn. Other suggested similar names are Alvyn, Delvin, Delvon, Delwyn, Devyn▼, Elvyn, Jevvyn, Kalvyn, Kelvan, Kelven, Kelvin, Kelvon, Kelvyn, Kelvys (see Kelvis), Kelwyn, Kervyn, Kevyn, Marvyn, Medvin, Medwyn, Meldan, Melden, Meldon, Mellan, Mellen, Mellin, Mellon, Merlyn▼, Merven, Mervin▼, Mervyn, Mervynn (see Mervin), Merwyn, Morvyn, Murvyn, Selwyn, Tevyn and Welwyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Melvyn.