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Gender: F Origin of Haven: Word name, English Haven's Popularity in 2016: #294

Haven is a recently invented safe-harbor name that appeals to an increasing number of parents who don't want to voyage quite as far as Heaven.

Its choice by Jessica Alba for her second daughter has already inspired other baby namers—in 2016 it ranked at Number 294, the highest it's been since entering the list in 1996.

Haven Kimmel is the author of the bestselling memoir A Girl Named Zippy, and Haven Denney is a medal-winning skater. There was also a supernatural TV series called Haven.

Famous People Named Haven

Haven Kimmel, American memoirist
Haven Denney, American pair skater
Haven Garner Warren (b. 2011), daughter of actress Jessica Alba & Cash Warren
Haven Michelle Leach (b. 2014), daughter of tennis players Lindsay Davenport and Jon Leach

Pop Culture References for the name Haven

"Safe Haven," novel by Nicholas Sparks and 2013 film
"Haven," TV series
"Haven," novel by Beverly Patt
Haven, location in the Dragon Age video game series
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
"Forest Haven" location in the MMORPG video game "Pocket Legends"
Haven, an academy in Mistral in the web series RWBY

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