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Boy Name: Devlin

Name: Devlin
Pronunciation: \d(e)-vlin, dev-lin\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: fierce courage
Origin: Irish
Variant forms: Delvin, Devland, Devlen, Devlon, Devlyn
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3284


Devlin \d(e)-vlin, dev-lin\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEV-lin. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Devlin is "fierce courage".

Devlin has 5 variant forms: Delvin, Devland, Devlen, Devlon and Devlyn.


Devlin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3284 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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