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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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  1. Rate of revolution of a motor ("the engine was doing 6000 revs")
  2. Increase the number of rotations per minute ("rev up an engine")

Abbreviation of revolutions, rpm

Abbreviation of revolution

  1. revolution

Abbreviation of reverend

    rev was also found in the following language(s): Kurdish, Lojban, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, and Swedish

    Notable Persons Named Rev

    He passed away in 216.


    Rev Dr. M A Varughese is a preacher, evangelist, publisher, evangelism, and publishing. Rev was born on November 4th, 1946 in Tiruvalla.


    Rev Fr Eduardo P. Hontiveros was a musician and priest. Rev was born on December 20th, 1923 in Molo, Iloilo City. He died on January 15th, 2008.


    Rev John Archer was a Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand Legislative Council, and 8th President of theLabour Party. Rev was born on March 3rd, 1865 in Leicestershire. He breathed his last breath on July 25th, 1949.


    Rev Dr. Andrew Pakula is an executive committee member of gaufcc, unitarian universalism, clergy, senior management, unitarianminister, and executive committee memberofgaufcc. Rev was born on December 18th, 1957.


    Rev was born as the child of William Cotton (banker) on January 30th, 1813 in Leytonstone, Essex, England. He breathed his last breath on June 22nd, 1879.


    Notable Persons With the Last Name Rev

    Martin Rev is a proto-punk, punk rock, electronic music, experimental rock, minimal music, no wave, industrial music, synthpop, rockabilly, and post-punk musician. He was most prominent from 1971 to present. Martin was given the name Martin Reverby on December 18th, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York, United States.


    Livia Rev is a . She plays Piano. Livia was born on July 5th, 1916 in Budapest.


    Hans was born in 1489. He passed away in 1545.


    Fun Facts about the name Rev

    • How Popular is the name Rev? Rev is the 66,748th most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Rev have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15 babies born with the first name Rev in the United States.
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rev? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Rev first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rev is Friday, September 5th, 1873.
    • What year had the most people named Rev born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rev was in 2014 with a total of 5 babies.
    • Weird things about the name Rev: Your name in reverse order is Ver. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rve. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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