Usage: Dave, of Hebrew origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.
People having the name Dave are in general originating from Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Israel, Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States of America.
Variants: For another variant of the name Dave across the world, see David.
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N.B. Sometimes it happens that another name has the same meaning. There is nothing surprising in this: both names have the same origin or the same numbers of numerology.
The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 5.
Qualities: Extroverted, Adventurous
Ruling planet: Mercury
Colors: White, Gray
The name Dave is ranked on the 68th position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 6000900 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.083% of the population. The name Dave has four characters. It means that it is relatively short-length, compared to the other names in our database.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given the name Dave for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name day of Dave is 29 December.
History and Origin
Dave is a given name, a shortened form of the name David. The name means "beloved". The following people are named Dave:
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