Raven Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Raven:
Derived from the vocabulary word raven which denotes a large, black bird of the crow family.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Raven
Rae, Raves Ray-Ray,Ven
- Meanings and history of the name Raven
A modern name, which like Ebony can be an expression of African-American pride. In Norse mythology, ravens were a symbol of wisdom.
Can also be used for baby with dark hair, dark eyes or a fall and winter baby.
- Famous real-life people named Raven
Raven Symoné - American singer and actress
Raven, RPDR season 2 contestant & all star season runner up
- Raven in song, story & screen
Raven Darkholme AKA Mystique from Marvel's X-Men
Raven, a cloaked, emotionless heroine, daughter of an inter-dimensional demon, probably the darkest hero in the entire DC comics universe
Raven from Teen Titans
Raven Madison- Main gothic heroine from the vampire series Vampire Kisses by Ellen Schreiber