The name Devlin is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "unlucky". Devlin and is often added to lists like Movie Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Unusual Names - Boys - This or That".
From the experts:
The earliest written record of this surname occurs in the thirteenth century, when an O'Devlin was appointed Bishop of Kells in 1211.
In the contemporary world, Devlin Agamand is a character in the video game "War of Witchcraft" and there is a British rapper who goes by the single name Devlin. Bernadette Devlin was the youngest woman ever elected to the British Parliament.