Donovan is a name that sounds like a mix of dark mystery and rough charm and tells its story like a bard’s song. It comes from the Gaelic last name O’Donnabhain and means “dark” or “brown-haired chieftain,” which makes you think of bravery and noble family history. Still, its Irish roots link it to the famous warrior Donn, giving it even more legendary strength. This name is steadily popular, though not at the top of the US charts. Its unique sound, historical depth, and sense of excitement make it a popular choice. So, whether your child takes on the spirit of the chieftain or goes on his legendary trip, this name will lead him down a path full of mystery and opportunity.
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