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Meaning of Kevin :

Little Gentle One Or Handsome

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Kevin Numerology :
Personality No. 11. People with the name Kevin tend to be charismatic, cooperative, intuitive, and have a pleasing personality with a gentle manner. Person with name Kevin having 11 as Personality number work hard to gain confidence and overcome in-born shyness. As a child, and into your early twenties, nervous energy may have caused you to bite your nails or express your nervousness in other ways. You are extremely sensitive and intuitive.
Variant Baby Names of Kevin:

Kevan, Keven, Keveon, Kevinn, Kevion, Kevis, Kevon, Kevron And Kevyn., Kevan, Keven, Keveon, Kevinn, Kevion, Kevis, Kevon

Rhyming Names of Kevin: 
Kevin with popular English Surnames:

Kevin Julien,   Kevin Concepcion,   Kevin Charles,   Kevin Chapple,   Kevin Timms


More About English Name : Kevin

  • Kevin comes from the German word for handsom.

  • Kevin of Glendalough was an early Irish saint who is credited for spreading the popularity of the name Kevin (originally Caoimhín). 

  • Saint Caoimhín established a monastery in Glendalough, Ireland in the 6th century and is the patron saint of Dublin. It became popular in the English-speaking world outside of Ireland in the 20th century.

Famous Name Kevin

  • Kevin Conroy

    Born in Westbury, New York, Conroy moved to Westport, Connecticut when he was about 11 years old. He moved to New York in 1973 when he earned a full scholarship to attend Juilliard's famous drama division, where he studied under actor John Houseman (and shared a room with Robin Williams and future Superman actor Christopher Reeve). In 1978, after graduating from Juilliard, he toured with The Acting Company, Houseman's acting group, and, in 1979, he went on the national tour of Ira Levin's Deathtrap.


  • Ngan Kevin

    is a fencer from Hong Kong


Kevin Name also appears in following Origin(s): Gaelic, Irish

Kevin also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, British, Celtic, Chinese, Danish

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Higher ratio of birth mark

The ratio of birth mark among babies is very high i.e. one baby born out of every 3 babies have a birth mark present on their body. Baby girls have more probability of birth marks than baby boys.

No knee caps – Know about knee caps

Babies when born have knee caps but these do not come if their X – ray is taken. The reason is because their knee caps during the early stages of life are cartilages. Moreover this continues for coming few years.

Born with blue eye colour

Most of the new born have blue eyes right after their birth. This is because of the absence of the melanin tissue during birth. After the age of six months or one year in some cases, the melanin tissue starts getting activated, changing their eye colour.

No salt tasting power

New born babies don’t feel food is very salty or without salt. Kidneys of a new born baby start developing properly at the age of 4 months. Since the kidneys are able to process sodium, hence you know!

Usage of Diapers & that too many

Yes, diaper changing sessions for babies is a long tern procedure which goes on till the baby is around 2 - 3 years of age. This means that on an average a baby changes about 8000 diapers till it is trained for toilet.

  • What does the name Kevin mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Little Gentle One Or Handsome in English. Kevin also named in American, British, Celtic, Chinese, Danish for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Kevin. What does the name Kevin mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Kevin. History of name and famous personality with Kevin will help to update our database and other website users.

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