Kevin meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Kevin No. of characters: 5 Gender: Boy Origin of Kevin: Old Irish English French German Dutch Swedish Norwegian Danish
How to pronounce Kevin ke-vin What does my name mean? Meaning of Kevin: Kind, Gentle, Handsome, Little Gentle One, Lovable, Beloved, Gentle Kind, Comely, Loved One, English name of Irish origin, meaning: the Graceful. In Germany at the end of the 20th century very fashionable. Namesakes: Kevin Costner, American actor.

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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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 Kévin Joévin, KévinFamous people named Kévin Names like Kévin Kévin Namesakes Related Names: Ké, Kérian, Kériane, Kérie, Kérien, Kévan, Kévane, Kéven, Kévin, Kévyn Posts having Kevin: 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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