Given Name DEVON

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: DEV-ən, də-VAHN  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of DEVIN. It may also be partly inspired by the name of the county of Devon in England, which got its name from the Dumnonii, a Celtic tribe.
VARIANTS: Devan, Deven, Devin
FEMININE FORM: Devyn
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Devin, Duane (Irish)

Categories

place names
Entry updated October 11, 2012