"handsome, fair of face"

Irvin Origin and Meaning

The name Irvin is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "handsome, fair of face".

Irvin is an Old Man name that has an uncertain future. Losing the final g in Irving makes the name slightly less dated -- but just slightly. There's something about the 'erv' sound that makes Irvin and brothers feel unappealing.

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Famous People Named Irvin

  • Irvin McDowellAmerican Civil War general
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  • Irvin DuguidScottish musician
  • Irvin FeldAmerican circus impresario
  • Irvin KershnerAmerican film director
  • Irvin MayfieldAmerican jazz musician
  • Irvin ShapiroAmerican film distributor
  • Irvin WestheimerAmerican philanthropist
  • Irvin WillatAmerican film director
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Irvin in Pop Culture

  • Irvin Irvingcharacter in novels by Michael Connelly