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

The name Levin is a boy's name of German origin meaning "dear friend". Levin and is often added to user-created lists like Medieval Names for a Modern Baby and discussed in our forums with posts like "CAF with celebrity names and baby names (10 kids)".

From the experts:

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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Famous People Named Levin

Levin Kipnis, Israeli children's author and poet
Levin Winder, American politician; 14th governor of Maryland
Levin Hicks Campbell, U.S. federal judge
Levin Mete Öztunalı, German-Turkish footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Levin

Dr Joshua Levin, from TV series "SeaQuest DSV"
Konstantine Levin, character in Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina"
Nikolai Levin, character in Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina"
Levin, character in Aphmau's YouTube series
Levin, town in New Zealand