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Vin

First Name
207
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
248
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Vin

User Submitted Origins

Fiction
46%
Kurdish
31%
Latin
15%
Japanese
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Iraq, the name Vin is of Kurdish origin and means "Love".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Vin

Notable Persons Named Vin

Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel is an actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 1990. Vin was given the name Mark Sinclair on July 18th, 1967 in Alameda County, California, United States.

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Vin Baker

Vin Baker is a basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks, Seattle SuperSonics, Boston Celtics, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets, and Los Angeles Clippers. His most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to 2006. Vin was born on November 23rd, 1971 in Lake Wales, Florida.

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Vin Abrenica

Vin Abrenica is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Vin was given the name Alvin Guiang Abrenica on May 27th, 1991 in Angeles, Philippines.

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Vin Weber

Vin Weber is a Republican Conference Secretary of the United States House of Representatives. He was most active from 1989 to 1993. Vin was given the name John Vincent Weber on July 24th, 1952 in Slayton, Minnesota.

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Vin Gerard

Vin was born on February 4th, 1986.

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Vin Mazzaro

Vin Mazzaro is a baseball player for the San Francisco Giants. Vin was born on September 27th, 1986 in Hackensack, New Jersey.

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  • Vin Garbutt
    Musician
  • Vin Campbell
    Athlete

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vin

Duke Vin

Duke Vin was a sound system operator, sound system (jamaican), and sound systemoperator. His career lasted from 1955 to 2009. Duke was given the name Vincent George Forbes on October 25th, 1928 in Kingston, Jamaica. He passed away on November 3rd, 2012.

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Anton La Vin

Anton was born on June 12th, 1985.

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Arnold van der Vin

Arnold van der Vin is a soccer player for the Persija Jakarta, Fortuna Sittard, PSMS Medan, Penang FA, and Indonesia national football team. Arnold was born in Semarang.

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Rodney Vin

Rodney Vin is an athlete for the JS Vieux-Habitants.

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Jon Vin

Jon Vin is an athlete for the ASG Juventus de Sainte-Anne.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vin U.S.
  White 16.53% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 77.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vin

People with the last name Vin are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Vin

  • How Popular is the name Vin? Vin is the 27,177th most popular name of all time. As a last name Vin was the 77,264th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 207 babies born with the first name Vin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vin 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 Vin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vin is Sunday, November 21st, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Vin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vin was in 2003 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Vin Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vin is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Vin: The name spelled backwards is Niv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ivn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 248 people with the last name Vin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vin as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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