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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Draven

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  • A submission from West Virginia, United States says the name Draven means "Beautiful child of the shadows" and is of Celtic / Gaelic origin.
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Draven means "Strong, Dark, Mysterious. Reliable. Honor." and is of Unknown origin.

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons With the Last Name Draven

Eric Draven is a comics character.


Jamie Draven is an actor. He was most active from 1998 to present. Jamie was given the name Jamie Donnelly on May 14th, 1979 in Wythenshawe.


Jojo Draven is a film score, heavy metal music, hard rock, and tribute act musician. Jojo was given the name Josephine Soegijanty . Jojo is also known as Josephine, Adrienne Smith, and Adrienne Smith (The Iron Maidens).


How popular is the baby name Draven in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 63 9 54
1995 198 16 182
1996 179 16 163
1997 167 9 158
1998 179 17 162
1999 219 9 210
2000 242 9 233
2001 243 10 233
2002 258 12 246
2003 288 8 280
2004 312 18 294
2005 356 16 340
2006 334 7 327
2007 386 15 371
2008 374 15 359
2009 390 8 382
2010 313 0 313
2011 317 8 309
2012 311 11 300
2013 278 6 272
2014 275 0 275
2015 263 0 263
2016 250 0 250
2017 247 7 240

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Popularity of Draven as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Draven

  • How Popular is the name Draven? Draven is the 3,238th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Draven have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,442 babies born with the first name Draven in the United States. That's more than enough people named Draven to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Draven? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 63 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Draven born? The highest recorded use of the first name Draven was in 2009 with a total of 382 babies.
  • Random Draven Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Draven is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 19 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Draven: Your name in reverse order is Nevard. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vdanre. How do you pronounce that?

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