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Feminine form of David. David was the youngest son of Jesse. He was a brave warrior, a talented musician and poet, and the greatest king of Israel. As a young man armed with just a slingshot, David killed the terrible giant Goliath. David brought together the twelve tribes of Israel into a single kingdom and ruled over it for thirty-three years.
From damh deer and the diminutive -in it means little deer.
Davina is an Biblical name, which has been derived from the word “dod means 'beloved, darling,friend'. Davinia alsoreflects the influence of the name Lavinia.
Davina name come from two kings. Famous bearers include empiricist philosopher David Hume and explorer David Livingstone.
Davina Name also appears in following Origin(s): Scottish, Hebrew, English, Hebrew
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was a stage, film and television actress acclaimed in both her native UK as well as Australasia.She was a star of the London stage in the 1930s before emigrating to New Zealand in 1952, finding work in radio, theatre and television (see filmography below).Davina Whitehouse died in Auckland, New Zealand, aged 90, following a series of strokes. She was predeceased by her husband, Archie Whitehouse, and survived by her two children.