Devine

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
24k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Devine

"Devine" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Bard". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Devine

He was most prominent from 2006 to present. Adam was born Adam Patrick DeVine on November 7th, 1983 in Waterloo, Iowa, U.S.

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Loretta Devine is an actress and singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1978 to present. Loretta was born on August 21st, 1949 in Houston, Texas, U.S.

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Andy Devine was an actor. His ongoing career started in 1926. Andy was given the name Andrew Vabre Devine on October 7th, 1905 in Flagstaff, Arizona. He died on February 18th, 1977.

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Kevin Devine is an indie rock, folk rock, alternative rock, and acoustic music musician and singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, Glockenspiel, and Vocals. Kevin was born on December 19th, 1979. Kevin is also known as Kevin Devine.

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Dan Devine was a college coach. Dan was born on December 22nd, 1924 in Augusta, Wisconsin. He breathed his last breath on May 9th, 2002.

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Noel Devine is a football player for the Free Agent. Noel was born on February 16th, 1988 in Fort Myers, Florida.

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How popular is the baby name Devine in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 5 0 5
1974 5 0 5
1978 5 0 5
1979 13 7 6
1980 5 5 0
1982 8 0 8
1983 13 5 8
1984 19 5 14
1985 8 0 8
1986 21 5 16
1987 18 5 13
1988 7 0 7
1989 33 11 22
1990 35 7 28
1991 39 9 30
1992 50 14 36
1993 37 11 26
1994 44 16 28
1995 35 16 19
1996 48 25 23
1997 51 23 28
1998 51 26 25
1999 55 30 25
2000 61 31 30
2001 68 36 32
2002 49 34 15
2003 50 27 23
2004 61 25 36
2005 46 24 22
2006 53 31 22
2007 45 30 15
2008 39 26 13
2009 41 22 19
2010 46 27 19
2011 32 21 11
2012 46 28 18
2013 46 24 22
2014 27 21 6
2015 25 17 8
2016 24 11 13
2017 30 14 16

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Popularity of Devine as a first name

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Popularity of Devine as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Devine U.S.
  White 87.43% 64.26%
  African American 7.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Devine

People with the last name Devine are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Devine

  • How Popular is the name Devine? Devine is the 8,535th most popular name of all time. As a last name Devine was the 1,506th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Devine have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,394 babies born with the first name Devine in the United States. That's more than enough people named Devine to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Devine? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Devine first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Devine is Saturday, March 12th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Devine born? The highest recorded use of the first name Devine was in 1992 with a total of 36 babies.
  • Random Devine Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Devine is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Devine: Your name in reverse order is Enived. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vndiee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Devine? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 23,775 people with the last name Devine.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Devine? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Devine as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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