Devin - boys name

Devin name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 73%

Devin name meaning:

The name Devin is of Irish origin and is derived from the Gaelic word "daimhin" which means "fawn" or "poet". As a boy's name, Devin carries a strong and masculine connotation. It is often associated with qualities such as intelligence, creativity, and sensitivity.

Those named Devin are believed to possess a keen sense of observation, allowing them to see things that others may overlook. They are often deep thinkers and possess a poetic soul, which lends them a unique perspective on life. Devins are known for their ability to express themselves effectively, whether it be through words, art, or music.

Additionally, Devin is a name that exudes a sense of warmth and approachability. Boys with this name are often friendly, compassionate, and empathetic towards others. They have a natural ability to connect with people on a deeper level and are admired for their genuine and caring nature.

In summary, the name Devin represents a combination of strength, intelligence, creativity, and sensitivity.

Origin: Celtic



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Overall UK ranking: 1290 out of 4789

20 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Devin

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