Meaning:Deep valley dwellers
Devon is a gender-neutral baby name of British origin. Meaning “deep valley dwellers,” Devon is a variant of the name British name Devin and is jam-packed with history and breathtaking landscapes. Pronounced DEV-en, this baby name derives from the English county Devon and British settlers—the Dumnonii. This Celtic community lived in the heart of Devon, Cornwall, and surrounding areas for several generations. Each area is picturesque and unique with sandy beaches, rolling hills, and gorgeous valleys. With a name like Devon, baby will never forget their roots.
Famous People Named Devon
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- Devon BostickActor
- Devon MurrayActor
- Devon TravisBaseball Player
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