Devin Name Meaning & Origin

Devin

Pronunciation: DEH-vin (key)

Origin of the name Devin:

Borrowed from the Irish, Devin is derived from the Gaelic dámh (a poet). Var: Devan, Deven, Devon, Devyn.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Devan, Deven, Devon, Devyn

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My name is Devin, and I'm 20 years old. I LOVE my name. In my opinion, it's a good mix of feminine and masculine characteristics. There's also a great mix of people with the same name, so I feel "unique" but not weird. (If that makes sense... best way I can explain...)

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Dev, Devi, Dee, Deedee, Day, Dayday, Dahda

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Rock band Disturbed wrote a song called "Inside the Fire" that sings of a girl named "Devin".
Pop singer Dev's real name is 'Devin'. She is most famous for her song 'In the Dark' and for the female vocals in Far East Movement's 'Like a G6'

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