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Name Melvin

Meaning:bad villageTools:

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About the name Melvin in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, French, English
US 2015 rank:#691     ... 690:Elian, 691:Langston, 692:Melvin, 693:Payton, 694:Flynn ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Elvin, Kelvin, Malvin, Melvyn, Mervin, Alvin, Belmin, Calvin, Celin, Dalvin     Details
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About Melville, the group of names with the same origin as Melvin

Meaning/translation:bad village
Language of origin:Old French
Info about origin:from an old Scottish family name
 the noble family had Norman-French ancestors that came from a place called Malleville meaning bad village
Words:malle = bad  Old French
 ville = the village, the settlement  Old French
Topics:Family name
Variants' top ranks:18:Melvin Sweden 2009,  78:Melvyn England+Wales 1944
Name variants:Malvin, Melville, Melvin, Melvyn   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
France 2002 117
SwedenGraph2015 20,  2014 26,  2013 20,  2012 26,  2011 29,  2010 24,  2009 182008 23,  2007 21,  2006 22,  2005 27,  2004 41,  2003 48,  2002 55,  2001 71,  2000 85
Switzerland 1997 310
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 350,  1980-1989 241,  1970-1979 187,  1960-1969 136
USA yearlyGraph2015 691,  2014 672,  2013 619,  2012 621,  2011 622,  2010 564,  2009 507,  2008 469,  2007 444,  2006 425,  2005 427,  2004 430,  2003 402,  2002 3152001 459,  2000 457,  1999 427,  1998 416,  1997 401,  1996 400,  1995 365,  1994 351,  1993 341
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