follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

Mervin

or Mervyn

[mur-vin] /ˈmɜr vɪn/
noun
1.
a male given name.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Mervin
Historical Examples
  • Cork, and soon after he became private chaplain to Lady Mervin, near Dublin.

  • Name's Mervin; all whipcord and whalebone; springy as a bent bow.

    The Trail of '98 Robert W. Service
  • "Hold your tongue," I shouted, and Mervin made a mock apology.

    The Red Horizon Patrick MacGill
  • When the first waltz was over we found that Mervin had escaped from Mrs. O'Flaherty.

    'Farewell' W. H. Stacpoole
  • "Russia is a great and peaceful republic," Mervin Brown replied.

    The Great Prince Shan E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The menu, Pryor's masterpiece, stood on a wire stand, the work of Mervin.

    The Red Horizon Patrick MacGill
  • "I have heard stories about them which sounded like fairy tales," Mr. Mervin Brown admitted grudgingly.

    The Great Prince Shan E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • "We miscalculated the enemy's strength, of course," said Mervin.

    The Red Horizon Patrick MacGill
  • Mervin originated the idea in the early morning as he was dressing a finger which he had cut when opening a tin of bully beef.

    The Red Horizon Patrick MacGill
  • I have always been a friend of your country, Mr. Mervin Brown.

    The Great Prince Shan E. Phillips Oppenheim

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Mervin

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Mervin

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for mervin