Kelvin: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Kelvin

Taken from the name of the River Kelvin in Scotland - and we'd tell you how that river got its name, except nobody really knows. Kind of like how your little Kelvin will have zero idea who wrote a big letter K on the wall in crayon.

Nicknames:

Kel, Kelly, Vin.

Famous people named Kelvin:

Actor Kelvin Fletcher; rapper Kelvin Mercer (a.k.a. Posdnuos); football player Kelvin Benjamin; basketball coach Kelvin Sampson.

Fun fact:

Lord Kelvin (a.k.a. William Thomson) was a Scottish physicist and engineer who invented the Kelvin scale of absolute temperature.

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