First name origins & meanings:
- Hindi: Benevolent; sun god
- Old English: Ravine
First name variations: Ravan, Rave, Raven, Yaksa, Yari, Yara, Jervis, Jarv, Jarvaris, Jarvas, Jarvaska, Jarvey, Jarvez, Jarvise, Jarvius, Jarvorice, Jarvoris, Jarvous, Jarvus, Jarvyc, Jarvyce, Jarvys, Jarvyse, Jervey, Jarvis, Rav, Ravee, Tavers, Traver, Travers, Traves, Travess, Travey, Travus, Travuss, Travys, Trever, Trevor
Last name origin & meaning:
Indian (southern states): Hindu name, from Sanskrit ravi
‘sun’. This is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as
a family name in the U.S.