What secrets hide behind “Devon” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Devon” is of English origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Noved.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Devno.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Devon’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Devon is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
Your heart’s desire is to settle conflicts and create harmony. Natural born peacemaker and a spiritual idealist are some of the words that describe you. You specialize in religion, philosophy, and less traditional forms of healing. The quest for enlightenment is one of your life-long pursuits. You are aware of the thoughts and feelings of others and makes you selective in choosing your friends.
When people hear the name Devon, they perceive you as someone who is a family person, good provider, and protector. Others may trust you and feel secure with your judgment. Even though you are neatly dressed, you are more concerned with price and durability rather than being attractive. You are a person that can be counted upon to do what is necessary.
You prefer what works the best base on the system you have in place. It allows you to do things quickly and efficiently. You are down to earth and prefer structure over chaos. Your sense of determination is as solid as a rock.
Your most likely vocation: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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Hey Devon! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Word finder DEVON. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Devon” is not a popular baby boy’s name in Vermont as reported in the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only five babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 2008. A total of 1,654 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1997 with a total of 3,189 babies. That’s a lot of baby Devons.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Devon” was recorded 90,545 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Devons to occupy the country of Isle of Man with an estimated population of 85,369.
The name first appeared in the year 1914 and given to 10 newborn babies. Devon became a popular boy’s name in the state of Maine in the year 1997. It ranked #52 with 30 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1992 in the state of New York with 235 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Michigan for 12 years from 1990 to 2001 (may not be consecutive).
For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Devon” was recorded 68,968 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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