Kevin meaning, origin, history

Name: Kevin No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old Irish English French German Dutch Swedish Norwegian Danish
How to pronounce Kevin kévin What does my name mean? Meanings: Little Gentle One, Lovable, Handsome, Beloved, Gentle Kind, Gentle, Comely, Loved One, The Beautiful

Kevin was ranked 79 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 12.86% from its previous ranking of 70 in 2014. Kevin was ranked 956 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.27% from its previous ranking of 944 in 2014.

Full form of Kevin : Kind Earnest Versatile Idealistic Naive

Kevin is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 2007 and ranked 180 in 2014. Around 4878 people wear Kevin as their first name. Kevin is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Kevin is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1941 and ranked 79 (0.130162% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 1163687 people wear Kevin as their first name. Kevin is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1912 and ranked 79 (0.130162% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1163687 people have Kevin as their first name. Kevin is not a native United States and Kevin may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.325523% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Kevin
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1945204691
19461761035
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Expression number of Kevin is 7.

Kevin likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Kevin are gifted with an analytical mind. Kevin are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Kevin Aavin, Aevin, Alvin, Anirvin, Arvin, Ashvin, Avin, Ayvin, Belvin, Bervin, Bevin, Bhavin, Bravin, Brevin, Burvin, Calvin, Carlvin, Carvin, Cavin, CelvinFamous people named Kevin
Kevin Talley, American death metal drummer
Kevin Mbabu, Swiss footballer
Kevin Felipe Medel Soto, Chilean footballer
Kevin Shirley, South Africa- based musical producer, popular for producing albums for Journey, Iron Maiden, Rush, Led Zeppelin, Joe Bonamassa, Beth Hart, Marya Roxx, Dream Theater, HIM, Tyler Bryant, Mr. Big, and Europe
Kevin Crawford, English flute, tin whistle, Low whistle and bodhrán player
Kevin Brownlow, British filmmaker, film historian, television documentarist, producer, author, and winner of the Oscar Award
Kevin Moore, American keyboardist
Kevin Downes, American actor, director, producer and screenwriter of Christian cinema
Kevin Chaurand, Mexican footballer
Kevin Alexander in Casino Royale as Make-Up Department
Kevin Howard in Pompeii as Sound Department
Kevin Welch in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Special Effects
Kevin Fox in The Negotiator as Writer
Kevin Walsh in Limitless as Camera and Electrical Department
Kevin Theis in Just Visiting as Actor
Kevin Williams in Wild Things as Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kevin Morra in Henry Rollins: Uncut from Israel as Producer
Kevin Dorsey in The Lion King as Soundtrack
Kevin Thomas Roy in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as Miscellaneous Crew
Kevin Bacon, actor,producer
Kevin Costner, actor,producer
Kevin Kline, actor,director
Kevin Spacey, actor,producer
Kevin Anderson, actor,stunts
Kevin Dillon, actor
Kevin Peter Hall, actor
Kevin Pollak, actor,producer,writer
Kevin Sorbo, actor,producer,director
Kevin Tighe, actor,director,stunts
Kevin Corcoran, assistant director,actor,production manager
Kevin Brownlow, producer,director
Kevin Inch, producer,director,assistant director
Kevin Marcy, producer,actor
Kevin Loader, producer,assistant director,director
Kevin Mukherji, actor,producer,director
Kevin McCarthy, actor
Kevin Williams, director,writer,producer
Kevin Fennessy, actor,casting director
Kevin R. Hershberger, director,costume designer
Kevin Smith, producer,actor,writer
Kevin Bowe, sound department,actor
Kevin Kelly Brown, producer
Kevin Mendonca, producer
Kevin Speckmaier, assistant director,director,writer
Kevin O'Hara, actor,writer
Kevin Cooney, actor
Kevin Dobson, actor,director
Kevin Eubanks, actor
Kevin Nealon, actor,writer
Kevin C. Murray, editor,director,special effects
Kevin Collins, location management
Kevin Aames, director
Kevin Abbott, producer,writer
Kevin Abell, actor
Kevin Abercrombie, stunts,actor
Kevin Abosch, writer,director
Kevin Abrams, editor,producer,writer
Kevin Ackerman, director,writer,producer
Kevin Ackerman, sound department
Kevin Ian Ackerman, costume designer,costume department
Kevin Acosta, sound department
Kevin Adams, art director
Names like Kevin Kev, Keva, Kevaeh, Keval, Kevan, Kevana, Kevanna, Kevante, Kevari, Kevaris, Kevaughn, Kevaun, Keveen, Kevelyn, Keven, Keveon, Kever, Kevi, Kevia, Kevian
Comments :Kevin ( Irish : Caoimhín , Middle Irish : Caoimhghin , Old Irish : Cóemgein , Latin : Coemgenus ) is a name Irish male source is now used in Spanish, English, French, German, Dutch, Irish and Scandinavian. Caoimhghin comes from the word, derived from the Irish Coem "sweet, honest, handsome" and gein "birth". "Kevin" is not related to or Calvin Kelvin names. His nickname is "Kev" and can also be written Kevyn (in English), Keven or Kevan (Irish), or Kévin. The female version of Caoimhín (Kevin) is Caoimhe , anglicized as Kiva or Keva. It is believed that St. Kevin was the one who popularized it , since it is not a biblical name. "Kevin" is one of the hundred most used male names for babies in Canada , Chile , France , Hungary , Ireland , the Netherlands , Northern Ireland , Norway , Slovenia , Spain , Sweden and the United States. Variations and changes: With origins in Latin : Coemgenus, Caimginus, Keivinus Then Celtic : Coemgen Then in Gaelic : Cóemgein, Caemgen, Caoimhín or Coemgen English : Kevin, Kavin, Kevyn or Kaven Swedish , Baltic , Polish : Kevlas, Ckevhyn french : masculine- Keven, Kevin and Kevyn, feminine- Kevine and Kevine Bosnian : Kevheil In the UK , its popularity reached the peak during the 1950s and 1960s, when it was among the first 20 names, but petered out in the 90th the first 100. Also in the United States , from 1957 to 1979 the name it remained between 20 and 11 places in the ranking of the most used names. From the 1970s, the name Kevin first appeared in the German "hit parade" of naming. 1977-1980 played the famous English professional footballer Kevin Keegan at the German club Hamburger SV . However, the name reached thereby no higher rankings. From the late eighties, there were significantly more children with this name: In 1989 was Kevin among the 20 most common first. 1991 Kevin was suddenly the most popular German name; this can be well on the successful movie " Kevin - home alone "and the actor Kevin Costner , which this year of international breakthrough, traced. In the following years, to about 2004, the name usually remained among the 30 most popular. In France, this name was almost unknown in France until the 1980s, was the most given in France in 1991 (14,087 children 3 ). Its popularity is often associated with the success of the American film Dances with Wolves (released in 1990) and its lead actor Kevin Costner . It has since become a stereotype of the teenager from a working environment and lacking education and maturity - Shad Ketchum De Lord Is Good - OGA KEVIN Popularity of Kevin

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