Melvyn - Meaning of Melvyn
[ 2 syll. mel-vyn, me-lv-yn ] The baby boy name Melvyn is pronounced MEHLVihN †. Melvyn's language of origin is Old English and it is predominantly used in English. Melvyn is a spelling variant of the English, French, and German Melvin.
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Melvyn is an uncommon baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1938, 0.026% of baby boys were named Melvyn. Its ranking then was #322. The baby name has since experienced a steep drop in popularity, and is currently used only on an infrequent scale. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Melvyn, Melvin was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Melvyn include Melvin (English, French, and German), Melvynn, Melvynne, Malvin (English), Malvyn, Malvynn, Melvenn, Melvenne, Melvine, Melvun, Malbin (Hebrew), Melvino, Melvinn, and Melvinne.
† Pronunciation for Melvyn: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"