Meaning:Fierce courage; Unlucky
Devlin is a fitting name for a boy who will learn the power of perseverance. This title has Gaelic and Irish roots, and while the luck of the Irish may not always be on his side, you sure will be. Devlin is a first name derived of the surname Devlin, which is believed to be the Anglecized spelling of Ó Doibhilin. The name comes with two separate meanings of “unlucky” and “fierce courage.” In life, a bit of valor is often all that it takes to overcome minor misfortunes, and this name can remind Devlin of just that. He’ll soon learn that luck isn’t everything, and a touch bravery is worth far more.
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.