Kevin Name Meaning & Origin

Kevin

Pronunciation: KEH-vin (key)

Origin of the name Kevin:

Anglicized form of the Irish Caoimhín, Caomghin (handsome, comely birth), which is derived from caomh (comely, beloved, kind).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Keven, Kevon

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Kev, K, Kip, Kevs, Kevers, Kevy, Kevo, Kevi Wevi, Kevtron,Vinny,Kurvy,Evan,Vin, Kevito

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KEVIN PRICE, the beautiful (and gay for Connor McKinley) Mormon missionary from The Book of Mormon
Kevin Atherton and Kevin Varnes AMA Grand National Championship Dirt track racers
Kevin Bacon, American actor
Kevin 'Dontae' Neary: Actor/Rapper/Comedian/YouTuber/Gamer(A.K.A iSekC or XpertTheif or XT)
Kevin Costner, American actor
Kevin Durant, American basketball player
Kevin Federline, dancer and Britney Spear's ex-husband
Kevin Garnett, American basketball player
Kevin Henkes, children's author
Kevin McKidd, Scottish actor
Kevin Jonas, American musician
Kevin Kline, American actor
Kevin McHale, American actor and singer
Kevin LaBanc, professional ice hockey player (San Jose Sharks)
Kevin Lieber - YouTuber (Vsauce2)
Kevin Nealon, American actor
Kevin Olusola, two-time Grammy award-winning artist alongside other band-members of acapella group, Pentatonix.
Kevin Scott Richardson, member of the Backstreet Boys
Kevin Rudd, Australian Prime Minister
Kevin Smith, American director, producer, and screenwriter
Kevin Spacey, American actor
Kevin Wu - YouTuber (KevJumba)
Kevin Youkilis, American baseball player

Kevin in song, story & screen

Kevin Mccallister was the child that was accidentally left behind in the "Home Alone" movies.
Kevin- a character from the show "Ed,Edd,and Eddy"
Kevin Levin- a character from the show "Ben 10"
Kevin Khatchadourian, killer teen and title character from book/movie "We Need to Talk About Kevin"
Kevin Ryan- Homicide detective on ABC's "Castle"
Kevin Tran- a prophet from the show "Supernatural
Kevin the Sea Cucumber- A minor character from the kids T.V show "SpongeBob SquarePants"
Kevin Collins, a character in "General Hospital"
Kevin Ford, Wither from the X-Men comics

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