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  1. A male given name from Welsh, from Welsh Trefor. Popular in the UK in the 1950s and the 1960s.
    • 1941 Graham Greene, The Destructors, Collected Stories, Heinemann 1941, page 327
      He never wasted a word even to tell his name until that was required of him by the rules. When he said 'Trevor' it was a statement of fact, not as it would have been with the others a statement of shame or defiance. - - - There was every reason why T., as he was afterwards referred to, should have been an object of mockery - there was his name ( and they substituted the initial because otherwise they had no excuse not to laugh at it ) - - -