Gavin: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Gavin

A Medieval version of the Welsh name Gawain, meaning "hawk,” you'll have to watch your little Gavin like a hawk or he will run into the street or put disgusting objects into his mouth. Because children.

Nicknames:

Gav

Famous people named Gavin:

Singer/songwriter Gavin de Graw; singer Gavin Rossdale; politician Gavin Newsom; actor Gavin McLeod.

Fun fact:

Gavin's root name, Gawain, was the name of one of King Arthur's knights of the round table.

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