Melvin
Origin/Usage
English, French
Pronunciation
MEL-vin
Meaning
Bad settlement
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Melvin developed from the name Melville. Melville is a French locational name for people who come from Malleville in Normandy. It is derived from the Old French words 'mal', which means 'bad', and 'ville', which means 'settlement'.

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Melvin Rice - football player

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