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Gender: Male Origin of Kelvin: Scottish river name Kelvin's Popularity in 2018: #802

The name Kelvin is a boy's name of Scottish origin. Kelvin is ranked #802 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "New: Movie Title Family Name Game!".

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Kevin-Melvin hybrid cloned in the 1920s and still alive.

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Pop Culture References for the name Kelvin

Kelvyn, Kelvan, Kellven, Kelven, Kelwin, Kelwinn, Kelvon, Kelwyn

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paulapuddephatt Says:


Really like this. You don't often hear it.