[ 2 syll. gar-van, ga-rv-an ] The baby boy name Garvan is pronounced GAARVahN †. Garvan's language of origin is Irish Gaelic and Old English. It is predominantly used in the English language. From Irish Gaelic roots, its meaning is 'little, rough one'.
Garvan is a variant of Garvin (English).
See also the related category irish.
Garvan is an unusual baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Garvan: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"