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Yaw - Meaning of Yaw

What does Yaw mean?

Meaning of the name YawYaoKwawKwoYaohYawo

[ 1 syll. yaw, ya-w ] The baby boy name Yaw is pronounced YAO †. Yaw's language of origin is African-Akan and it is predominantly used in the Twi language. Yaw is a derivative of the African and Twi Yao.

See also the related category akan.

Yaw is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Yaw include Yaoh, Yo, You, Yu (Chinese), Yuu, Du (Vietnamese), Ja, Usuy, Yao (African and Twi), Ye, Yehu, Yehweh, Yihu, Yocha (Hebrew), Yochai (Hebrew), Yohei (English), Youhei (Japanese), Yoyi (Hebrew), Yuuya (Japanese), and Yuya (Japanese).

† English pronunciation for Yaw: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)"

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