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Raven Meaning


What does Raven mean?

The name Raven is of English origin.

The meaning of Raven is "blackbird".

Raven is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ra-ven.

The Given Name Raven

Embraced by many parents, the name Raven, is one of warmth and cheerfullness.

Fearless yet popular, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Raven has no variant spellings.

Raven falls into the bird name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Raven Symone.

Raven Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 412 in baby name popularity for girls with 747 occurrences. It ranked 2,965 in baby name popularity for boys with 40 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 447 in baby name popularity for girls with 707 occurrences. It ranked 3,041 in baby name popularity for boys with 39 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Raven has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Raven Name Popularity Page.

Raven Related Names

The name Ravenna is a form of Raven.

Famous Ravens

  • Raven Symone ~ Actress

Raven Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Raven.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Raven Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Raven in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Raven.

Just for fun, see the name Raven in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Raven in Nautical Flags page.