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Kelvin Meaning


What does Kelvin mean?

The name Kelvin is of Irish and English origin.

The meaning of Kelvin is "narrow river".

Kelvin is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Kel-vin.

The Given Name Kelvin

Kelvin is a mesmerizing and luminous name.

A name fit for a child full of grace and familiarity, a little trailblazer.

Kelvin remains a favorite due to its sophisticated and valiant nature.

Kelvin falls into the water name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Kelvin Yu.

Kelvin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 726 in baby name popularity for boys with 335 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 651 in baby name popularity for boys with 398 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Kelvin Related Names

Famous Kelvins

  • Kelvin Yu ~ Actor

Kelvin Numerology

What will your new littleKelvin be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Kelvin are often constant and agreeable but most of all they are read more >>

Kelvin Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kelvin.

Just for fun, see the name Kelvin 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 Kelvin in Nautical Flags page.