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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ER-veen(German)
ER-vin(Dutch)
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Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic name Hariwini, composed of the elements hari "army" and win "friend". It may have merged somewhat with the Germanic name EBURWIN. A notable bearer was Erwin Schrödinger (1887-1961), an Austrian physicist who made contributions to quantum theory.
VariantsEburwin, Hariwini(Ancient Germanic)
Other Languages & CulturesErvin(Croatian) Ervin(Hungarian) Ervīns(Latvian)

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