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Boy Name: Dervin

Name: Dervin
Pronunciation: \d(e)-rvin, der-vin\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: gifted friend; dear friend
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Dervon, Trevin
Similar Names: Derrin, Delvin, Devin, Kervin, Mervin


Dervin \d(e)-rvin, der-vin\ as a boy's name is a variant of Darvin (English) and Derwin (Old English), and the meaning of Dervin is "gifted friend; dear friend".

The baby name Dervin sounds like Dervon and Trevin. Other similar baby names are Derrin, Delvin, Devin, Kervin and Mervin.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Dervin.


Dervin is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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