[ 2 syll. yoa(v), yo-av ] The baby boy name Yoav is pronounced as Yow-AA-V †. Yoav is used chiefly in Hebrew and it is also derived from Hebrew origins.
Yoav is a variant of the name Joab (English) in the Hebrew language.
Joab (English), Joav, Yo'av (Hebrew), Yoave, Yoavio, and Yoavo are variants of Yoav.
Variant forms share both the origin and meaning of Yoav.
See also the related category hebrew.
Yoav is seldom used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Yoav include Yo'av, Yachov, Yafeuh, Yahav, Yoab, Yoavo, Yousuf, Yubie, Yuvi, Ayubu, Eubie, Ieuaf, Jeby, Ubayde, Yafeo, Yafeoh, Yafeu, Yoavio, Yoofi, and Yeb.
† English pronunciation for Yoav: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)"