Donovan Name Meaning

Donovan meaning

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Donavan, Donavon, Donevin, Donevon, Donoven

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Donovan name was top ranked at 638 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 282 position in American during year 2015


Name Donovan has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 926 position. 53312 numbers of people were named Donovan so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Donovan

Donovan Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Donovan desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Donovan having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

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  • Transferred use of the surname, whicn is an Anglicized form of O'Donnabháin (descendant of Donndubhán). Donndubhán is a Gaelic compound name composed from donn (brown) and a diminutive form of dubh (black, dark): hence, dark brown or dark-haired.

Name Analysis of Donovan

Character Analysis of Donovan : Persons with the name Donovan feel compelled to build strong foundations for themselves and those around them, particularly family.

Love Life of Donovan : Persons are attracted by the strange things, unusual, quirky also want their sex life to be so.

Name Letter Analysis of Donovan

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

V : Persons are a seer and have great intuition

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Donovan

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Donovan is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Donovan is Cancer.

The name Donovan has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Donovan . The name Donovan having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Donovan are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Donovan

The name Donovan is suitable for baby born in Ashlesha nakshatra

Ashlesha Nakshatra: "The embrace"

Lord: Budh (Mercury)
Symbol: Serpent
Deity : Sarpas or Nagas, deified snakes
Indian zodiac: 16°40' - 30° Karka
Western zodiac 12°40' - 26° Leo
Other name options, having Ashlesha nakashatra are name starting with : Di,  Du,  De,  Do.

Famous Name Donovan

  • Donovan Ruddock

    also known as Razor Ruddock, is a retired Canadian heavyweight boxer. He was a promising Heavyweight of the late 1980s and early 1990s, who was known for a powerful left hook, which he called "The Smash." One of the best exhibitions of his left hook power


  • Landon Donovan

    She is best known for her short lived run on the soap opera Days of our Lives in 2004. Although she was hired to replace Kirsten Storms in the role of Belle Black and signed a contract, but she only portrayed Belle Black for about two weeks. In total Rahmer appeared in only 16 episodes of Days. She had to wear a blond wig during her final taping of Days of our Lives because her replacement, Martha Madison, had longer hair.


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