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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #677 most popular

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What does the name "Devon" mean?

Devon (English): From the tribe of Dumnonii

The name "Devon" is of English origin and it means "From the tribe of Dumnonii". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 8 other names that are similar to this one.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

V is for valentine, a sweetheart you are!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Noved". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Onvde". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Devon" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Devon? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 88,435 babies born with the name Devon in the United States. That's more than enough Devons to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1914 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Devon" was in 1997 with a total of 3,189 babies. (That's a lot of baby Devons)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Devon" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 822 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Devon popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Devon in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Devon

Devon Werkheiser

Devon Werkheiser is an actor, voice actor, singer-songwriter, and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Devon was born in 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.


Devon Aoki

Devon Aoki is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Devon was born in 1982 as Devon Edwenna Aoki in New York City, New York, United States.


Devon Sawa

Devon Sawa is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1992 to present. Devon was born in 1978 as Devon Edward Sawa in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.


Devon Murray

Devon Murray is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Devon was born in 1988 as Devon Michael Murray in County Kildare, Ireland.


Devon Michaels

Devon was born in 1976.


Devon Gummersall

Devon was born in 1978 as Devon Ryan Gummersall in Durango, Colorado, US.


Past life for Devon born Sep 2, 1976

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1800. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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