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What does Gaven mean?

Gaven Pronunciation of Gaven as a name for boys has its root in Celtic, and the meaning of Gaven is "white hawk". Gaven is an alternate spelling of Gavin (Celtic).


ASSOCIATED WITH white, hawk (eagle)


VARIANTS Gavynn, Gavyn, Gavan

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA GAVIN Gavino, Gawain, Gawan, Gawayn, Gwayn

(male) Goven, ..

(female) Gagen, ..

Gaven Ramsey (G.R.), ..

How popular is Gaven?

Gaven is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#102691 out of 150436, Top 68%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Gaven was first listed in 1994 and reached its top rank of #686 in the U.S. in 2003, but is not listed at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gaven name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gaven outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Gaven are Gavan, Gavin (#111 LAST YEAR) and Gavyn (#1697). These forms of Gaven reached the peak of their popularity in 2008 (AVERAGE #895) and are now much less widespread (#1452, 67.6%), with versions like Gavyn becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gaven, Gavan, Gavin, Gavyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gavin outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Aaren, Alven, Beaven, Beven, Craven, Dagen, Damen, Daren, Daven, Davien, Draven, Eaden, Eagen, Elven, Even, Gabe, Gael, Gaer, Gage, Gahan, Galen, Galeno, Gallven (see Galvin), Galvan, Galven, Galvin, Galvon, Galyn, Gamel, Garan, Gared, Garek, Garen, Garey, Garin, Garmen, Garon, Garren, Garvan, Garve, Garven, Garvyn, Garwen, Gavrel, Gaylen, Gefen, Girven, Glen, Hagen, Halen, Haven, Hazen, Irven, Iven, Jaden, Jalen, Jasen, Jaxen, Jayven, Jeaven, Jeven, Kaden, Kagen, Kayven, Keven, Laken, Marven, Neven, Paden, Paten, Raven, Saxen, Sven, Talen and Teven. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gaven.

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