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


Marvin is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Marvin?

Marvin is an English name and a variant of the Welsh name Merfyn.

What does the name Marvin mean?

Marvin means “famous friend” (from Germanic “mari” = famous + “wini” = friend) and “marrow famous” (from Welsh “mer” = marrow).

Pronunciation of Marvin

Variants of the name Marvin


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Popularity of the name Marvin

The name Marvin is ranked #2199 overall.

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