Given Name JAVAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: יָוָן (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: JAY-vən (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "Greece" in Hebrew, possibly related to ION (2). In the Old Testament this is the name of a grandson of Noah and the ancestor of the Greek peoples.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Yawan (Biblical Hebrew)