Calvin

Derived from the French surname Cauvin, which itself comes from “chauve” meaning “hairless.” So if you look at your brand-new baby boy and he’s as bald as a cue ball, name him Calvin. It’s his destiny.

Nicknames:

Cal, Vin, Vinnie.

Famous people named Calvin:

U.S. President Calvin Coolidge; designer Calvin Klein; baseball player Cal Ripken; reformer John Calvin.

Fun fact:

At least one famous bearer of the name, Calvin Broadus, didn’t think it was worthy of the stage; he’d rather go by Snoop Dogg.

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