Sivan name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sivan

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  1. According to a user from Canada, the name Sivan is of Russian origin and means "Month in the Hebrew calendar".
  2. A user from Israel says the name Sivan is of Jewish origin and means "Sivan is the first month of the summer in Hebrew calendar. It's start around May and end in June".
  3. A user from Iraq says the name Sivan is of Kurdish origin and means "In Kurdish it's meant the shadow of umbrella".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Si"van
The third month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year; -- supposed to correspond nearly with our month of June.

Etymology: Heb. sīvān

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The ninth month of the civil year; the third month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in May and June)

Borrowed from Hebrew סיוון‎.

  1. (Judaism) The ninth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar, after Iyar and before Tammuz.

Notable Persons Named Sivan

Notable Persons Named Sivan

Şivan Perwer

Şivan Perwer is a musician. They plays Lute. They have been prominent since 1974. Şivan was born on September 23rd, 1955 in Siverek.

Sivan Klein

She holds the title Israel's Beauty Queen 2003 and Israel's Beauty Queen2003. Sivan was born Sivan Klein on August 26th, 1984 in Israel.

Sivan Levy

Sivan Levy is an indie pop and singer-songwriter musician. Sivan was born Sivan Levy on June 4th, 1987 in Tel Aviv.

Sivan Fahima

Sivan Fahima is a soccer player for the F.C. Kiryat Gat (women), Maccabi Haifa F.C. (women), Maccabi Holon F.C. (women), and Israel women's national football team. Sivan was born on September 7th, 1983 in Israel.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sivan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sivan

Troye Sivan

Troye Sivan is a singer, songwriter, actor, youtube personality, and list of youtubers. He has been prominent since 2006. Troye was given the name Troye Sivan Mellet on June 5th, 1995 in Johannesburg.

Santosh Sivan

Santosh Sivan is a cinematographer, film director, and actor & film producer. He holds the title ASC, ISC, American Society of Cinematographers, and Indian cinematographers. Santosh was born on February 8th, 1964 in Thiruvananthapuram.

Papanasam Sivan

Papanasam was born on September 26th, 1890. He passed away on October 10th, 1973.

Sangeeth Sivan

Babu Sivan

Ori Sivan

Ori Sivan is a filmmaker: film director, film screenwriter, television director, television screenwriter, film director, screenwriter, filmmaker:film director, filmscreenwriter, and televisionscreenwriter. His ongoing career started in 1996. Ori was born on July 30th, 1963 in San Francisco.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sivan U.S.
  White 58.42% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 34.65% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sivan

People with the last name Sivan are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Sivan

  • How Popular is the name Sivan? Sivan is the 14,782nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Sivan was the 159,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sivan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 616 babies born with the first name Sivan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sivan to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sivan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Sivan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sivan is Monday, July 2nd, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Sivan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sivan was in 2012 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Random Sivan Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sivan is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Sivan: The name spelled backwards is Navis. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Siavn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sivan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101 people with the last name Sivan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sivan? Sivan is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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