Dave: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Dave

Dave

Pronunciation: DAYV (key)

Origin of the name David:

From the Hebrew dāvīd (beloved). The name is borne in the Bible by the second Israelite king. Short: Dave. Pet: Davey, Davie, Davy.

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David, Davey, Dav

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Dave Days, Musician/singer and youtuber
Dave Clark, Spitual leader, author, Ankeny
Dave Clark, musician of The Dave Clark Five
Dave Thomas, founder of
fast food chain Wendy's.

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Davy the Bunny books by Brigitte Weninger

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