Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: boy, lad
Sounds Like: Sveinn, Savin
Similar Names: Stein, Evin, Even, Iven, Sean, Sabin, Severin, Sevrin, Severn, Sten, Steen, Swen, Swain, Svend
Svein \s-vein\ as a boy's name is a variant of Sven (Old Norse), and the meaning of Svein is "boy, lad".
The baby name Svein sounds like Sveinn and Savin. Other similar baby names are Stein, Evin, Even, Iven, Sean, Sabin, Severin, Sevrin, Severn, Sten, Steen, Swen, Swain and Svend.
Svein 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)