Name Devon Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Devon


Devon is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Devon thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Devon?

The given name Devon is a transferred use of an English surname, that derived from the place name Devon County in southwest England. The place name originates from the name of the Celtic tribe Dumnonii.

What does the name Devon mean?

Devon means “deep valley dwellers” (from Celtic “devnent”), but also “defender”.

Pronunciation of Devon

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Popularity of the name Devon

The name Devon is ranked #5007 overall.

Devon in the Top 50 Names

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