US Popularity:3192
Meaning:Elf, magical being; Friend
Elvin is a masculine name of Old English and Old German origin. Translating to “elf” or “magical being,” this name is a unique way to help baby embrace their magical side. Coming from the name Æthelwine or Ælfwine, it also translates to “friend,” one of the most wonderful traits for baby to aspire to have. The name Elvin will make for a beautiful reminder to appreciate their friendly heart and mythical spirit.

Famous People Named Elvin

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Elvin Hayes
    Basketball Player

Elvin Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Elvin is currently #1674 on The Bump
Boy:Elvin is currently #932 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Elvin is currently #3192 in U.S. births
Boy:Elvin is currently #1504 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 219
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
Learn how we keep our content accurate and up-to-date by reading our medical review and editorial process.

Search Baby Boy Names

Search by:

  • Name or Meaning
  • Filter
  • Letter