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Popularity
1.2m
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kevin

Gender: Boy. Ranked #32 most popular

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< 1k Kevina (American)

What does the name "Kevin" mean?

Kevin (Irish): Handsome, Beautiful

The name "Kevin" is of Irish origin and it means "Handsome, Beautiful". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nivek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kvnie". 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 "Kevin" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Kevin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,158,447 babies born with the name Kevin in the United States. That's more than enough Kevins to occupy the country of Timor-Leste with an estimated population of 1,066,409 (as of July 11, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1912 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kevin" was in 1963 with a total of 30,625 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kevins)

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kevin" ranks #19 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, 1,317 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 25,010 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Kevin popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kevin 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 Kevin

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is a basketball biography. Kevin was born in 1988 in Washington, D.C.

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Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey is an actor, director, writer, producer, and comedian with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1986 to present. Kevin was born in 1959 as Kevin Spacey Fowler in South Orange, New Jersey, U.S.

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Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner is an actor, producer, director, and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1977 to present. Kevin was born in 1955 as Kevin Michael Costner in Lynwood, California, U.S.

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Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon is an actor and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1978 to present. Kevin was born in 1958 as Kevin Norwood Bacon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett is a nba biography. Kevin was born in 1976 in Greenville, South Carolina.

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Kevin Jonas

Kevin Jonas is an actor, musician, director, and contractor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Kevin was born in 1987 as Paul Kevin Jonas II in Teaneck, New Jersey, U.S.

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Past life for Kevin born May 21, 1961

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.