First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Nav

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (Indian)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Nav?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Nav mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Nav

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from India, the name Nav means "New".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Nav to us below

International Interest

From navigation, abbreviation.

  1. (transport, military, Internet) Navigation. Often used attributively, as in nav beacon.

nav was also found in the following language(s): Breton, Danish, Kashmiri, Kurdish, Latvian, Lojban, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, Romansch, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Nav

Nav Bajwa is an actor, pilot (aeronautics), and athlete. He was most active from 2007 to present. Nav was given the name Navjot Singh Bajwa on September 26th, 1989 in Patiala, Punjab. Nav is also known as Navoo.


Where is the name Nav popular?

International Interest for Nav

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

Longer bars in the bar graph indicate that people in the country are more interested in the name. Not all countries that have shown an interest in the name are listed in the bar graph.

United States
United Kingdom
New Zealand

Fun Facts about the name Nav

  • When was the first name Nav first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Nav is Friday, January 1st, 1915.
  • How unique is the name Nav? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Nav. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Nav: Your name in reverse order is Van. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Avn. How do you pronounce that?

What Navs Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Nav born Aug 11, 2002

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Nav

Name poster for Nav(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.