Gender: Male Meaning of Levin: "dear friend" Origin of Levin: German

Levin Origin and Meaning

The name Levin is a boy's name of German origin meaning "dear friend".

Levin, known in the U.S. mostly as a surname, is a Top 100 boys' name in Germany. There have been saints with variations of this name, whose meaning relates to love.

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BaltyToth Says:


Nice name!

Fade2Jade Says:


In Aphmau’s Minecraft series on YouTube her sons names are Levin and Malachi

levinharristhomas Says:


This always strikes me as more of a girls name, but maybe that's because I'm a female called Levin! Love the fact I've never met anyone else with my name either.

RoddyThlayli Says:


This name deserves more attention.

ambercat Says:


Sounds like someone you would call when you need to make the criminal charges go away.

Guest Says:


Very common surname. Could be an interesting "surname-to-first name"

sketched4funcz Says:


Nice and interesting name - Levin Alexander or Levin Malachi :)