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Boy Name: Delvin

Name: Delvin
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lvin, del-vin\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: godly friend; proud friend; bright friend
Origin: Irish
Related Names: Delphin, Devlin
Sounds Like: Delfin, Delfino
Variant forms: Dalvwin, Dalwyn, Delavan, Delevan, Dellwin, Delvon, Delwin, Delwyn, Delwynn
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 86093


Delvin \d(e)-lvin, del-vin\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEL-vin. It is of Old English and Irish origin, and the meaning of Delvin is "godly friend; proud friend; bright friend".

Delvin has 9 variant forms: Dalvwin, Dalwyn, Delavan, Delevan, Dellwin, Delvon, Delwin, Delwyn and Delwynn.

For more information, see also related names Delphin and Devlin.

Baby names that sound like Delvin are Delfin and Delfino.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Delvin.


Delvin is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#86093 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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