Edvin is typically used to name a boy. The meaning of Edvin is 'rich and prosperous friend'. So we all know when to use this name, or better, who to use this name for. This is also what makes it a really good nickname as well. This is a straightforward name that is also easy to spell. It has the pronunciation 'Ed-win' which is also fairly simple. This is a prevalent name in the Christian religion. However, the popularity of the name is not just limited to Christianity but is used in some other religions across the world, too. It is an Estonian, Scandinavia, Finnish, and Hungarian form of the Old English name Edwin. The people with the name Edvin are considered courageous and optimistic but can get hot-tempered sometimes. Talking about luck, their lucky color include red and pink. Some very famous personalities with the same name include the Hungarian composer Edvin Marton, the Greco-Roman wrestler Edvin Mattiasson, and the Soviet sprinter Edvin Ozolin.