Melvin Family History
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Melvin Name Meaning
Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Bheathain (see McIlwaine). Scottish: variant of Melville 1. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Mhín ‘descendant of the devotee of Maoilmhín’, a personal name meaning ‘gentle chieftain’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Galvin, Mellon, Melin, Levin, Gelvin, Belkin, Merlin, Selin, Mylin