Meaning and name origin
Nevin \n(e)-vin\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Nevin is "holy, sacred; little bone; servant of the saint's disciple". Anglicization of Gaelic names with the given meanings. The name sounds similar to the popular Kevin.
Nevin is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#10040 out of 88799, Top 11%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Nevin and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Kevin (#70). (2014 statistics).