Origin of the name Trevor
Trevor, of Celtic origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.
People having the name Trevor are in general originating from Bahamas, Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America.
For another variant of the name Trevor across the world, see Trefor.
Name meaning of Trevor
- Large settlement
- Name Number: 8
- Interpretation: Outer, Body, Physical, Ambition, Power, Progress, Career, Success, Respect, Fame, Means, Karma
History and Related Information
Welsh and English: transferred use of the Welsh surname, which in turn is from a placename. There are a large number of places in Wales called Trefor, from the elements tref settlement + fôr, mutated and unaccented form of mawr large. In recent years, Trevor has also become popular as a given name among people who have no connection with Wales.
Welsh form: Trefor.
Short form (informal): Trev.
Popularity of the given name
The name Trevor is ranked on the 388ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 778200 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.024% of the population.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name Trevor has six characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
Name Day Calendar
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