Devyn

Devyn - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Devyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1981 on position #2982. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Devyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Devyn? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Devyn. The baby girl name Devyn was given to 192 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1028 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,361 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Devyn peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 2000 on position 698.



Famous with this name

Devyn Dalton
Devyn Foster
Devyn Burant


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Devyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Devyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Maryland at position #495 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,530.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Devyn is where you live.


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Devyn origin and meaning

Devyn is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Devyn, pop culture references for the name Devyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Devyn

We've found the following names that sound similar to Devyn, sorted by popularity.

Daphne / Devon / Devin / Davina / Devan / Dafne / Divine / Devona / Daphney / Devany /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121028
20111031
20101039
2009980
20081090
2007960
20061098
2005901
2004930
2003867
2002958
2001791
2000698
1999741
1998765
1997746
1996830
1995815
1994801
1993789
1992760
1991856
19901167
19891785
19882099
19872519
19853105
19843041
19823369
19812982

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maryland495
Pennsylvania517
Kansas591
Nevada608
Wisconsin688
Michigan691
Arizona718
Indiana734
Tennessee953
Missouri988
California1000
Illinois1002
Ohio1029
Washington1120
Florida1230
Texas1299
New York1307
North Carolina1411
Georgia1530

Even more about Devyn


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Devyn a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Devyn?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2000
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Devyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,361
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1981
2012 births +192

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