Nevin Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Leinster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naoimhín, a patronymic from a personal name representing a diminutive of naomh ‘saint’. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cnáimhín ‘son of Cnámhín’, a Galway name, or Ó Cnáimhín, a Munster name meaning ‘descendant of Cnámhín’, a byname meaning ‘little bone’, used to refer to a thin man.

List of People with Surname Nevin

Based on our public records, there are a total of 945 people with the surname Nevin. Among these people surnamed Nevin, there are approximately 274 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. John Nevin, Michael Nevin and James Nevin are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Nevin, with 30, 30 and 27 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Nevin, with a total of 135 people, and there are a total of 85 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nevin, with a total of 92 people and an average of 61 distinct names.