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Gender: Male Meaning of Naveen: "new" Origin of Naveen: Hindi

The name Naveen is a boy's name meaning "new". Naveen and is often added to user-created lists like Power Names/Fantasy and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".

From the experts:

Naveem, which is also spelled Navim, is a traditional Arabic name that also has the sheen of modernity. It was introduced to a wider audience via Prince Naveen, the charming (if opportunistic), free-spirited royal of an unnamed European principality in Disney's animated 2009 Princess and the Frog, who wins the heart of Princess Tiana.

The character of Sayid on Lost was played by actor Naveen Andrews.

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Famous People Named Naveen

Naveen William Sidney Andrews, British actor
Naveen Jindal, Indian politician and industrialist
Naveen Biju Patnaik, Indian politician
Naveen K. Jain, Indian-American founder of InfoSpace
Naveen Selvadurai, American cofounder of Foursquare
Naveen Waqar, Pakistani actress

Pop Culture References for the name Naveen

Prince Naveen, character in Disney's "The Princess and the Frog"