First name origins & meanings:
- Irish: Good-looking
- Irish: Handsome
First name variations: Kavanagh, Kavanaugh, Kaven, Kavin, Kavan, Kavan, Kave, Kayven
Last name origins & meanings:
- Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caomháin, ‘son
of Caomhán (Kevin)’, a diminutive of the personal
name Caomh (see O’Keefe).
- Irish: in some cases
perhaps an alternative Anglicization of Caomhánach (see
- Filipino or other Southeast Asian: unexplained.
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