Gender: Male Meaning of Javan: "Greece" Origin of Javan: Hebrew

Javan Origin and Meaning

The name Javan is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "Greece".

A son of Noah in the Bible who is also thought to be an ancestor of the Greek people and the guardian angel of Greece.

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jalila13 Says:


Blame my excessive love of Zoo Tycoon as a child, but I just think rhino.

Robyn Says:


My 5 year old son is named Javan. We pronounce it as "Jay-ven" but most people when they read his name first say it as "Juh-von". I still love the name, but it is annoying having to correct people all the time (for example when they call us back at the drs office)