Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: dark; brown-haired chieftain
Sounds Like: Donavon, Donovon, Donoven, Donevon, Donevin
Similar Names: Delavan, Donnan
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 32115
Donavan \d(o)-na-van\ as a boy's name is a variant of Donovan (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Donavan is "dark; brown-haired chieftain".
The baby name Donavan sounds like Donavon, Donovon, Donoven, Donevon and Donevin. Other similar baby names are Delavan and Donnan.
Donavan is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#32115 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)