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Devon Meaning


What does Devon mean?

The name Devon is of English origin.

The meaning of Devon is "from devonshire".

It is also of Irish origin, where its meaning is "poet".

Devon is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced De-von.

The Given Name Devon

Devon is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

This 2 syllable name has a positive vibe and warmth.

Although often used, your fearless little Devon, is sure to make it all their own.

Devon falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Devon Sawa, and Devon Still.

Devon Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,788 in baby name popularity for girls with 61 occurrences. It ranked 572 in baby name popularity for boys with 481 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,378 in baby name popularity for girls with 77 occurrences. It ranked 558 in baby name popularity for boys with 512 occurrences.

Want to see how Devon sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Devon Name Popularity Page.

Devon Related Names

Variants of the name Devon include Deavon, Devan, Deven, Deveon, Devion, Devron, Devyna.

Famous Devons

  • Devon Sawa ~ Actor
  • Devon Still ~ Football Player

Devon Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Devon.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Devon Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Devon in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Devon.

Just for fun, see the name Devon in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Devon in Nautical Flags page.