Nevin

First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nevin

"Nevin" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Saint". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name

Nevin was also found in the following language(s): Turkish

Notable Persons Named Nevin

Nevin was born on April 13th, 1969 in Brooklyn.

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Nevin Lawson is an athlete for the Detroit Lions. Nevin was born on April 23rd, 1991 in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Nevin Ashley is a baseball for the New York Mets. Nevin was born on August 14th, 1984 in Vincennes, Indiana.

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Nevin was born on April 26th, 1990 in Annahilt. He passed away on September 15th, 2012.

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Nevin was born on February 16th, 1986 in Mersin.

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Nevin Markwart is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1981 to 1993. Nevin was born on December 9th, 1964 in Toronto.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nevin

Brooke Nevin is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Brooke was given the name Brooke Candice Nevin on December 22nd, 1982 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Pat Nevin is a soccer player for the Clyde F.C., Chelsea F.C., Everton F.C., Tranmere Rovers F.C., Kilmarnock F.C., Motherwell F.C., Scotland national football team, and Scotland national football B team. Pat was born on September 6th, 1963 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Robyn was born on September 25th, 1942 in Melbourne, Australia.

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Phil Nevin is a baseball. Phil was born on January 19th, 1971 in Fullerton, California.

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John was born on June 7th, 1988 in Mullingar, Ireland.

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Catherine was born on October 1st, 1950.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1900 6 0 6
1901 5 0 5
1904 6 0 6
1905 7 0 7
1907 7 0 7
1908 6 0 6
1909 8 0 8
1910 6 0 6
1911 7 0 7
1912 23 0 23
1913 17 0 17
1914 31 0 31
1915 45 0 45
1916 36 0 36
1917 35 0 35
1918 46 0 46
1919 44 0 44
1920 44 0 44
1921 28 0 28
1922 45 0 45
1923 50 0 50
1924 44 0 44
1925 37 0 37
1926 54 0 54
1927 49 0 49
1928 32 0 32
1929 41 0 41
1930 38 0 38
1931 44 0 44
1932 32 0 32
1933 24 0 24
1934 23 0 23
1935 38 0 38
1936 42 0 42
1937 29 0 29
1938 29 0 29
1939 37 0 37
1940 36 0 36
1941 43 0 43
1942 35 0 35
1943 35 0 35
1944 31 0 31
1945 32 0 32
1946 26 0 26
1947 44 0 44
1948 41 0 41
1949 36 0 36
1950 37 0 37
1951 24 0 24
1952 38 0 38
1953 30 0 30
1954 37 0 37
1955 35 0 35
1956 41 0 41
1957 48 0 48
1958 33 0 33
1959 42 0 42
1960 43 0 43
1961 32 0 32
1962 29 0 29
1963 46 0 46
1964 26 0 26
1965 42 0 42
1966 35 0 35
1967 28 0 28
1968 25 0 25
1969 43 0 43
1970 40 0 40
1971 30 0 30
1972 37 0 37
1973 39 0 39
1974 23 0 23
1975 26 0 26
1976 29 0 29
1977 40 0 40
1978 51 7 44
1979 47 0 47
1980 46 5 41
1981 42 0 42
1982 54 0 54
1983 52 0 52
1984 50 0 50
1985 41 0 41
1986 66 0 66
1987 55 0 55
1988 69 0 69
1989 89 0 89
1990 92 5 87
1991 100 0 100
1992 99 0 99
1993 123 5 118
1994 118 0 118
1995 89 0 89
1996 92 0 92
1997 96 0 96
1998 97 0 97
1999 105 6 99
2000 114 10 104
2001 144 8 136
2002 114 5 109
2003 102 5 97
2004 138 6 132
2005 131 6 125
2006 137 5 132
2007 146 6 140
2008 127 5 122
2009 123 0 123
2010 126 5 121
2011 94 0 94
2012 105 0 105
2013 99 5 94
2014 81 0 81
2015 67 0 67
2016 60 0 60
2017 60 0 60

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Popularity of Nevin as a first name

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Popularity of Nevin as a last name

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Common last names for Nevin

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nevin U.S.
  White 92.52% 64.26%
  African American 1.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.58% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nevin

People with the last name Nevin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nevin

  • What name lists does Nevin rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Nevin? Nevin is the 3,355th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nevin was the 10,391st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nevin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,083 babies born with the first name Nevin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nevin to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nevin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nevin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nevin is Tuesday, July 23rd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Nevin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nevin was in 2007 with a total of 140 babies.
  • Random Nevin Factoid: According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nevin is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1932.
  • Weird things about the name Nevin: Your name in reverse order is Niven. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ievnn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nevin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,101 people with the last name Nevin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nevin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Nevin 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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