Gender Masculine
Usage Welsh, English
Pronounced Pron. MUR-vin(English)

Meaning & History

From the Welsh name Merfyn, which possibly meant "marrow famous". This was the name of a 9th-century Welsh king, Merfyn Frych.

Related Names

VariantsMerfyn, Mervin(Welsh) Mervin(English)
Surname DescendantMarvin(Welsh)


People think this name is

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Entry updated January 22, 2019