First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Belvin mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Belvin

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Connecticut, U.S., the name Belvin means "To be great. Possibly the best".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Belvin

Notable Persons Named Belvin

Jr. Belvin Perry

Jr. was given the name Belvin Perry, Jr. on October 10th, 1949 in Orlando, Florida, U.S.

Belvin Licina

Belvin Licina is a soccer player.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Belvin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Belvin

Jesse Belvin

Jesse Belvin was a musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1950 to present. Jesse was given the name Jesse Lorenzo Belvin on December 15th, 1932 in Texarkana, Texas. He left this life on February 6th, 1960.

Harry J. W. Belvin

Harry J. W. Belvin is a politician.


Common last names for Belvin

  • Johnson

Common first names for Belvin

  • James
  • William
  • Robert
  • John
  • Charles
  • Henry
  • Ruth
  • Dorothy

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Belvin U.S.
  White 62.33% 64.26%
  African American 27.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.75% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.96% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.16% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Belvin

People with the last name Belvin are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Belvin

  • How Popular is the name Belvin? Belvin is the 18,605th most popular name of all time. As a last name Belvin was the 13,391st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Belvin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 422 babies born with the first name Belvin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Belvin to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Belvin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Belvin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Belvin is Tuesday, April 9th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Belvin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Belvin was in 1919 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Belvin Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Belvin is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Belvin: The name spelled backwards is Nivleb. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Enlibv. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Belvin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,275 people with the last name Belvin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Belvin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Belvin as their last name since less than 1 person in 130k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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