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Gender: Male Meaning of Vin: "conquering" Origin of Vin: Diminutive of Vincent, Latin

The name Vin is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "conquering". Vin and is often added to lists like Nicknames for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

Minimalist nickname via XXX star Diesel (born Mark Vincent).

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Famous People Named Vin

Vin Diesel (born Mark Sinclair), American actor
Vincent Edward "Vin" Scully, American sportscaster
Vin Suprynowicz, American libertarian columnist
Vin Armani, American reality TV personality ("Gigolos")
Vincent Lamont "Vin" Baker, American basketball player
John Vincent "Vin" Weber, U.S. Congressman from Minnesota
Vincent Michael "Vin" Mazzaro, American baseball pitcher
Arthur Vincent "Vin" Campbell, American baseball player
Avin "Vin" Guiang Abrenica, Filipino actor

Pop Culture References for the name Vin

Vin Tanner, character in the "Magnificent 7" TV series
Vin, a character in the video games Jak II and Jak 3
Vin Gonzales, character in Spider Man comics
Vin, female character in Brandon Sanderson's "Mistborn" trilogy
Vin, Meaning of "Wine" in French