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Trevor Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Trevor is of Welsh and English origin.

The meaning of Trevor is "homestead, large settlement".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 276 in baby name popularity for boys with 1312 occurrences.  It ranked 18846 in popular baby names for girls with 5 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

The name Trefor is a form of Trevor.

Trevor has the diminutive (nickname) Trev.

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Name Fun

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

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Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.