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Girl Name: Devon

Name: Devon
Pronunciation: \d(e)-von\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Devon's also a boy name)
Origin: English
Related Names: Devany
Sounds Like: Devony, Devina, Devvin
Variant forms: Devan, Devana, Devanna, Deven, Devenne, Devin, Devona, Devondra, Devonna, Devonne, Devvon, Devyn, Devynn
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1154
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 33931

Description

Devon \d(e)-von\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Devon), is pronounced DEV-en. It is of Old English origin. Place name: a county in England noted for its beautiful farmland. Devin may be considered a variant.

Devon has 13 variant forms: Devan, Devana, Devanna, Deven, Devenne, Devin, Devona, Devondra, Devonna, Devonne, Devvon, Devyn and Devynn.

For more information, see also the related name Devany.

Baby names that sound like Devon are Devony, Devina and Devvin.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Devon.

Popularity

Devon is a very popular first name for women (#1154 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#33931 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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