Gender: Female Origin of Java: Anglicization of Indonesian Jawa; place name

Java Origin and Meaning

The name Java is a girl's name .

A name with something for everyone: for romantics, it's a beautiful Indonesian island; for teckies, it's a computer programming language.

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Miri Says:


Fascinating name. Sort of cute as a middle name, maybe.

AmadeusMozart Says:


As someone going into computer science, the fact that Java is a programming language does not make it an appealing name in any capacity. It's like an author naming her kid English because she writes her books in English. It's too weird.