Raven
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
RAY-vən
Meaning
Dark bird
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Raven originates in Old English and is derived from the name of a dark bird, belonging with the crow family. As a given name, it is more popular as a feminine name than a masculine one. It also functions as a surname. The Raven is a famous poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Raven also appears in many mythologies around the world, including North American, Celtic and Norse mythology.

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