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Kevin (Given name)

Kevin is a name for boys. The name is a form of Caoimhin and originates from Gaelic. On our website 36 people with the name Kevin rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Kevin is in the top 100 of most popular names on facebook on position 15. A nickname for Kevin is "Kev".
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Meaning of Kevin

The meaning of Kevin is: "Kevin is a male name of Gealic/Irish origin. On of the earliest people who carried the name was Saint Kevin, although it is not a biblical name.Kevin in Irish is: Caoimhghín. Caoimhghín comes from the Irish caomh which means: "kind, honest, handsome".".


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Suitable names for a brother of Kevin are: Xavier, Kristel, Kenny, Jose, Conor. Suitable names for a sister of Kevin are: Jumina, Romeisha, Beonica, Jamie, Alexa. View more suitable names.


Kevin occurs in the following categories:
Baby boy names with 5 letters250 namesBoy names beginning with K175 namesBoy names ending in N250 namesBaby boy names with two syllables100 namesEasiest to write names100 namesTop 100 Arabic names99 names

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Kevin 67 years old   07-01-2013
Makes 3 of us.
Kevin 66 years old   04-03-2013
Sorry to spoil the run, chaps: happily hetero here (but fully supportive of your lifestyle choices). The name is considered a bit naff down under, which is a pity.
Kevin 42 years old   04-04-2013
homo here too
Kevin 25 years old   25-06-2015
Kevin 35 years old   02-01-2017
Kevin 16 years old   13-03-2019

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