What does Trevor mean?
Trevor /tre-vor/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced TREV-er. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Trevor is "great settlement". Used outside of Wales in the Victorian era. Actor Trevor Howard.
Affiliated boy name: Trevis.
Trevor has 1 feminine form: Treva.Kreatif forms: Trovor, Troyvor. [more]
How popular is Trevor?
Trevor is a very popular first name for males (#318 out of 1220, Top 26%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#30383 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Trevor for boys. Trevor was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #58 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is at #276 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Trevor and associated names. The only other prominent varying form of Trevor (#276 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000 is Trever. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in the year 1994 (usage of 0.6415%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.362%, 43.6% less), with the form Trever becoming less fashionable. Trevor (#276) is the most trendy baby name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)