Neville

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
12k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Neville

"Neville" is a name of French origin, and it means "New Town". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

A Norman baronial surname from place names in Normandy, Old French Neville "Néel's estate" or Neuville "new settlement".

  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname, used since the 16th century.
  3. A village or town in New South Wales, Australia.
  4. A village in Ohio.
  5. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.

Notable Persons Named Neville

Neville Chamberlain was an office holder. He holds the title Chamberlain's return to Britain after Munich, Declaration of war, and Neville Chamberlain resigns. Neville was born on March 18th, 1869 in Edgbaston, Birmingham, England. He passed away on November 9th, 1940.

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Neville was born on August 22nd, 1986 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Neville is also known as Satterly, Ben; Pac, Jungle; Satterly, Benjamin; Neville, and Adrian.

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Neville Brand was an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1949 to 1949. Neville was given the name Lawrence Neville Brand on August 13th, 1920 in Griswold, Iowa, U.S. He breathed his last breath on April 16th, 1992.

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Noddy Holder is a glam rock and hard rock singer-songwriter, actor, musician, writer, broadcaster, voice over artist, and voice acting. He plays Fender Telecaster and Gibson SG Junior. His ongoing career started in 1966. Noddy was given the name Neville John Holder on June 15th, 1946 in Walsall.

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Neville Southall is a soccer player for the Llandudno F.C., Bangor City F.C., Bury F.C., Everton F.C., Port Vale F.C., Southend United F.C., Stoke City F.C., Doncaster Rovers F.C., Torquay United F.C., Huddersfield Town A.F.C., Bradford City A.F.C., York City F.C., Rhyl F.C., and Shrewsbury Town F.C. Neville was born on September 16th, 1958 in Llandudno.

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Bunny Wailer is a reggae, roots reggae, and ska singing, songwriter, and percussion instrument. He plays Percussions, drums, Percussion instrument, Conga, Tambourine, Drum kit, and Bongo drum. He was most active from 1960 to present. Bunny was given the name Neville O'Riley Livingston on April 10th, 1947 in Kingston, Jamaica. Bunny is also known as Bunny Livingston and Bunny O'Riley.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Neville

Neville was born on August 22nd, 1986 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Neville is also known as Satterly, Ben; Pac, Jungle; Satterly, Benjamin; Neville, and Adrian.

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Gary Neville is a soccer player for the Valencia CF, England national football team, Manchester United F.C., England national under-16 football team, and England national under-18 football team. Gary was born on February 18th, 1975 in Bury.

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Anne Neville was royalty. Her career lasted from 1483 to 1483. Anne was born as the child of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, Anne Beauchamp, and 16th Countess of Warwick on June 11th, 1456 in Warwick Castle. She left this life on March 16th, 1485.

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Phil Neville is a soccer player for the Valencia CF, Manchester United F.C. Reserves, Academy, Manchester United F.C., Everton F.C., England national under-16 football team, England national under-18 football team, and England national under-21 football team. Phil was born on January 21st, 1977 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England.

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Aaron Neville is a rhythm, blues, soul music, country music, gospel music, jazz, and pop music musician. He was most active from 1960 to present. Aaron was born on January 24th, 1941.

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Cecily Neville was royalty. She holds the title Duchess of York. Cecily was born as the child of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland, Joan Beaufort, and Countess of Westmorland on May 3rd, 1415 in Raby Castle, Durham, England. She left this life on May 31st, 1495.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1905 7 0 7
1909 10 0 10
1911 5 0 5
1912 11 5 6
1913 8 0 8
1914 21 0 21
1915 11 0 11
1916 31 6 25
1917 23 5 18
1918 33 6 27
1919 29 5 24
1920 24 5 19
1921 24 0 24
1922 26 0 26
1923 25 0 25
1924 16 0 16
1925 32 13 19
1926 26 0 26
1927 33 7 26
1928 28 5 23
1929 26 5 21
1930 26 0 26
1931 19 0 19
1932 21 0 21
1933 41 0 41
1934 17 0 17
1935 11 0 11
1936 22 0 22
1937 25 0 25
1938 28 0 28
1939 23 0 23
1940 21 0 21
1941 19 0 19
1942 22 0 22
1943 20 7 13
1944 12 0 12
1945 9 0 9
1946 18 0 18
1947 18 6 12
1948 15 0 15
1949 18 0 18
1950 18 0 18
1951 19 0 19
1952 19 0 19
1953 19 0 19
1954 16 0 16
1955 20 0 20
1956 20 0 20
1957 18 0 18
1958 25 0 25
1959 25 0 25
1960 24 0 24
1961 21 0 21
1962 20 0 20
1963 27 0 27
1964 35 0 35
1965 22 0 22
1966 25 0 25
1967 24 0 24
1968 17 0 17
1969 24 0 24
1970 31 0 31
1971 34 0 34
1972 25 0 25
1973 19 0 19
1974 27 0 27
1975 42 0 42
1976 28 0 28
1977 27 0 27
1978 17 0 17
1979 23 0 23
1980 32 0 32
1981 22 0 22
1982 26 0 26
1983 28 0 28
1984 37 0 37
1985 19 0 19
1986 22 0 22
1987 29 0 29
1988 28 0 28
1989 25 0 25
1990 30 0 30
1991 36 0 36
1992 31 0 31
1993 26 0 26
1994 26 0 26
1995 18 0 18
1996 25 0 25
1997 20 0 20
1998 16 0 16
1999 19 0 19
2000 15 0 15
2001 11 0 11
2002 16 0 16
2003 14 0 14
2004 17 0 17
2005 18 0 18
2006 9 0 9
2007 15 0 15
2008 9 0 9
2009 11 0 11
2010 15 0 15
2011 8 0 8
2012 19 0 19
2013 14 0 14
2014 11 0 11
2015 16 0 16
2016 17 0 17
2017 13 0 13

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Popularity of Neville as a first name

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Popularity of Neville as a last name

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Common last names for Neville

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Campbell
  • Thompson
  • Wilson
  • Powell
  • Jones
  • Jackson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Neville U.S.
  White 84.36% 64.26%
  African American 10.89% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.41% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.55% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.10% 16.26%

Of Last Name Neville

People with the last name Neville are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Neville

  • What name lists does Neville rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Neville? Neville is the 6,143rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Neville was the 3,053rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Neville have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,328 babies born with the first name Neville in the United States. That's more than enough people named Neville to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Neville? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1905 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Neville first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Neville is Sunday, July 27th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Neville born? The highest recorded use of the first name Neville was in 1975 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Neville Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Neville is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Neville: Your name in reverse order is Elliven. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lelneiv. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Neville? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,739 people with the last name Neville.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Neville? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Neville 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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