Donovan
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
DAHN-ə-vin
Meaning
Son of the dark one
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Donovan is an Irish name and is generally used in English. It is derived from the Old Irish Donnabhain, the name of a great king. The name Donnabhain itself is a compound of two words - “donn” which means brown and the diminutive suffix “an”.

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Donovan Morgan - football player
Donovan Scott - actor

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