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Origin & Meaning

The name Deven is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Deven is "poet".  

It is also of Hindi origin, where its meaning is "like a G-d" and English origin, where its meaning is "worshiper of the G-d Dumnonos".


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.  It ranked 1261 in popular baby names for boys with 140 occurrences. 

View the Deven Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Deven has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Deven to other names.


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Deven is a variant spelling of Devon.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.