Marvin Family History
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Marvin Name Meaning
from the Middle English personal name Merewine (Old English Maerwin, from mær ‘fame’ + win ‘friend’). from the Old English personal name Merefinn, derived from Old Norse Mora-Finnr. from the Old English personal name M?rwynn, composed of the elements m?r ‘famous’, ‘renowned’ + wynn ‘joy’. from the Welsh personal name Merfyn, Mervyn, composed of the Old Welsh elements mer, which probably means ‘marrow’, + myn ‘eminent’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Martin, Marin, Savin, Markin, Marcin, Harvin, Parvin, Marrin, Alvin