What does Nevin mean?
Nevin /nev-in/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' 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.
How popular is Nevin?
Nevin is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#10450 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Keven, Kevin (#70 a year ago) and Kevon are the prominent alternative forms of Nevin (not ranked). These boy names reached the top of their popularity in the year 2000 (usage of 0.588%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.31%, down 47.3%), with the versions Keven and Kevon becoming less in vogue. Kevin (#70) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Nevin and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)