What does Melvin mean?
The meaning of Melvin is "polished chief".
It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "gentle chieftain".
Melvin is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mel-vin.
The Given Name Melvin
Melvin is a name with authenticness.
A name fit for a child full of familiarity and brilliance, a little explorer.
A name that will flow off your tongue.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Melvin Calvin, and Melvin Schwartz.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 735 in baby name popularity for boys with 332 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Melvin has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Melvin Name Popularity Page.
Melvin Related Names
The name Melva is a form of Melvin.
- Melvin Calvin ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1961
- Melvin Schwartz ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1988
It may all be in the numbers.
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Numerology may give you some insight.
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Melvin Name Fun
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