Diminutive of Yaniv, Hebrew; Neville, English; or Nevin, Irish
"he will prosper; new town; holy"

Nev Origin and Meaning

The name Nev is a boy's name meaning "he will prosper; new town; holy".

Short and strong multicultural option for a son. Nev Schulman (born Yaniv) is the creator of the MTV series Catfish.

Famous People Named Nev

  • Yaniv "Nev" SchulmanN.Y. photographer, the subject of documentary "Catfish" and host of TV show "Catfish"

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