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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mavin

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  1. Someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
  1. Alternative form of maven

Notable Persons Named Mavin

Mavin was born on April 30th, 1976 in Kuala Lumpur.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mavin

Steve was born on January 11th, 1968.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Mavin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mavin U.S.
  White 40.00% 64.26%
  African American 34.62% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.62% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 17.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mavin

People with the last name Mavin are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Mavin

  • How Popular is the name Mavin? Mavin is the 37,202nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Mavin was the 130,610th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mavin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 96 babies born with the first name Mavin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mavin to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mavin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mavin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mavin is Friday, March 12th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Mavin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mavin was in 2017 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mavin: Your name in reverse order is Nivam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Manvi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mavin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 130 people with the last name Mavin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mavin? Mavin is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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