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Name Kevin

Meaning:the beautiful, the gentleTools:

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About the name Kevin in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English, Irish
US 2013 rank:#72     ... 70:Brandon, 71:Ayden, 72:Kevin, 73:Zachary, 74:Parker ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Devin, Devin, Evin, Kelvin, Keven, Kevon, Levin, Nevin, Tevin, Alvin     Details
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About Kevin, the group of names with the same origin as Kevin

Meaning/translation:the beautiful, the gentle
Language of origin:Old Irish
Info about origin:originally an Irish cognomen Caoimhin (from a diminutive of caomh handsome)
 Kevin is the Anglicized form of this name
 known from Saint Caoimhin, the patron saint of Dublin (7th century AD)
Words:caomh = handsome, gentle  Irish
 coim = kind, gentle  Old Irish
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Variants' top ranks:1:Kevin Switzerland 1992,  393:Kevon USA 2000,  775:Keven USA 2003
Somehow related to:Caoimhe
Old/original forms:Coemgen Old Irish
Name variants:Caoimhin, Keven, Kevin, Kevon   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2001 89
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2010 100,  2010 100,  2009 93,  2008 93
HungaryGraph2013 35,  2012 36,  2011 37,  2010 312009 35,  2008 35,  2007 36,  2006 40,  2005 41,  2004 45,  2003 42,  2002 49
IrelandGraph2013 73,  2012 70,  2011 58,  2010 67,  2009 51,  2008 59,  2007 44,  2006 48,  2005 47,  2004 44,  2003 38,  2002 32,  2001 36,  2000 25,  1999 33,  1998 25
MexicoGraph2013 33,  2011 41,  2010 33,  2009 332008 35
ScotlandGraph2012 185,  2011 152,  2010 172,  2009 131,  2008 151,  1999 89,  1998 73
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 33,  1990-1999 25,  1980-1989 23,  1970-1979 131960-1969 14
USA prevalenceGraph1990 23
USA yearlyGraph2013 72,  2012 67,  2011 67,  2010 58,  2009 44,  2008 41,  2007 39,  2006 37,  2005 33,  2004 34,  2003 32,  2002 33,  2001 32,  2000 32,  1999 34,  1998 32,  1997 28,  1996 26,  1995 251994 26
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