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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Earvin

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Alt. Meaning

E is for expert, in your chosen career

A is for acts, the daily acts of kindness shown to others

R is for rich, in the love from others

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Notable Persons Named Earvin

Notable Persons Named Earvin

Earvin "Magic" Johnson

Earvin "Magic" Johnson is a basketball player. He was most active from 1979 to 1996. Earvin was born on August 14th, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan.

Earvin N'Gapeth

Earvin was born on February 12th, 1991 in Saint-Raphaël, Var.


Common last names for Earvin

  • Williams
  • Taylor

Common first names for Earvin

  • Willie

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Earvin U.S.
  White 7.02% 64.26%
  African American 85.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.84% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Earvin

People with the last name Earvin are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Earvin

  • How Popular is the name Earvin? Earvin is the 9,690th most popular name of all time. As a last name Earvin was the 50,564th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Earvin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,198 babies born with the first name Earvin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Earvin to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Earvin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Earvin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Earvin is Monday, March 10th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Earvin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Earvin was in 1992 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Earvin Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Earvin is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Earvin: The name spelled backwards is Nivrae. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aervin. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Earvin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 413 people with the last name Earvin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Earvin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Earvin as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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