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Kevin Surname Origin
(Origin Celtic) From Coemhghin, the beautiful offspring, aoibhinn, pleasant, comely. Caomhan, a noble, kind, and friendly man.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Kevin Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Kevin Family History Thought:
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