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Yoav

First Name
357
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yoav mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yoav

User Submitted Origins

Hebrew
82%
Jewish
18%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from Israel agree the name Yoav means "Son of god" and is of Jewish / Hebrew origin.
  2. According to a user from Israel, the name Yoav means "Father god".
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Notable Persons Named Yoav

Notable Persons Named Yoav

Yoav

Yoav is an electronic music, trip hop, and acoustic music musician. Yoav was given the name Yoav Sadan on October 15th, 1979 in Israel.

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Yoav Galant

Yoav Galant is a military person. His military service ended in 1982.

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Yoav Freund

Yoav Freund is a in the field of computer science.

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Yoav Gelber

Yoav Gelber is a historian. Yoav was born on September 25th, 1943 in Mandatory Palestine.

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Yoav Shoham

Yoav Shoham is a in the field of computer science. Yoav was born on January 22nd, 1956 in Israel.

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Yoav Goren

Yoav was born in Israel.

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  • Yoav Kish
  • The Shadow
    Musician
  • Yoav Kutner
  • Yoav Benjamini
  • Yoav Ziv
    Soccer Player
  • Yoav Har-Even
  • Yoav Potash
  • Yoav Bear
    Athlete
  • Yoav Eshed
    Musician
  • Yoav Sarig

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoav

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoav

Yoav

Yoav is an electronic music, trip hop, and acoustic music musician. Yoav was given the name Yoav Sadan on October 15th, 1979 in Israel.

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Fun Facts about the name Yoav

  • How Popular is the name Yoav? Yoav is the 20,451st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yoav have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 357 babies born with the first name Yoav in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yoav to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yoav? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yoav first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yoav is Thursday, May 28th, 1936.
  • What year had the most people named Yoav born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yoav was in 2008 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Random Yoav Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yoav is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New York have the same name in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Yoav: The name spelled backwards is Vaoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Vayo. How do you pronounce that?
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