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12k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mervin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Welsh
  • Meaning: Great lord
  • #2198 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
251k Marvin (English)
2k Mervyn (Welsh)

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Want to know about the populiarty of Mervin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,718 babies born with the name Mervin in the United States. That's more than enough Mervins to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mervin" was in 1920 with a total of 249 babies.

According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mervin" is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1940. Across the entire United States a total of only 150 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Mervin" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mervin as well as things modernly associated with the name Mervin such as celebrities named Mervin.

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Mervin

The name "Mervin" is of Welsh origin, and it means "Great lord". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

V is for valiant, the way you approach life!

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nivrem". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ermivn". 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.

Past life for Mervin born Nov 10, 2005

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 Egypt approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. 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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