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Kevin Name Meaning

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Meaning of Kevin

Little Gentle One Or Handsome

Kevin Name Origin

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Kevin name origin
Kevin of Glendalough was an early Irish saint who is credited for spreading the popularity of the name Kevin (originally Caoimhín). 
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Kevin comes from the German word for handsom. 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.
Kevin Name also appears in following Origin(s): Gaelic, Irish
Kevin also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Celtic, Irish, Chinese, Danish
Famous Name Kevin
Kevin Ellison
is a footballer, currently in his second spell with Chester City. The player has had a varied career (predominantly spent as a left winger) that saw him be a latecomer to professional football but then briefly grace the top level.
Mmbara Kevin
is the President (2007-) of PAYCO (the Pan Africanist Youth Congress), a youth wing of PAC(Pan Africanist Congress Of Azania) in South Africa. Hulisani made news headlines when he took a defiant stance against the current president of PAC (Mr. Letlapa Mphahlele), even going to the extent of calling for his resignation.[2]
 
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Meaning of Kevin in English origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.