Trevor: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Trevor

Trevor

Pronunciation: TREH-ver (key)

Origin of the name Trevor:

Transferred use of the English surname meaning "belonging to Trevear." Trevear is a place-name in Cornwall meaning "the big farm, the big estate." It is derived from the Cornish and Welsh tre (a homestead, an estate) and mear, mawr (great, large). Alternatively, Trevor was used as an Anglicized form of the Irish Treabhar (discreet). Var: Trevar, Trever.

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There was a little boy at a school I worked at named Trevo and he was one of the sweetest little boys I ever met. He always wanted to hug people.

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Trev – abbreviation, T-Rev, Rev, Trevy, Trey (can work well if he is jr's jr)

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Trevor Linden, hockey player
Trevor Lowther Brodrick, 11th Viscount Midleton (1903–1988)
Trevor Nunn, British director, b. 1940

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