Melvin - Meaning Of Melvin, What Does Melvin Mean?

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Melvin Meaning


What does Melvin mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Melvin is of Irish origin.

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.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 672 in baby name popularity for boys with 376 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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

Melvin is a form of the name Maoilmhin.

Variants of the name Melvin include Melvon, Melvyn.

The name Melva is a form of Melvin.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Melvin Brooks.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Melvin in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Melvin Numerology page.

Melvin Numerology
Melvin in Hieroglyhics
Melvin in Nautical Flags
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.

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