- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for melvin
Not even the cofounder of the real estate company that owns the most malls in America, Melvin Simon, is listed.Who Paid for This Inauguration?
January 20, 2013
Christian Bale becomes Melvin Purvis, the first famous G-man who tracks the gangsters down.The Oscar Race Begins
June 30, 2009
Will you come back with me now to the other table, and join Mr. Melvin and my father?
"Just wait a moment, Mr. Melvin, if you please," Duncan interrupted him.
You're a poor judge of character, Melvin, if you don't see that.
I have asked you, in Mr. Melvin's presence, twice, to give me the information I wish for.
Upon my word, Melvin, if I had a mother like you I should be ashamed of myself.Stingaree
E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
Word Origin and History for melvin
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