Origin:British
Popularity:1070
Meaning:son of David
Davis as a boy's name is pronounced DAY-viss. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Davis is "son of David".

Famous Daviss

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  • Bette Davis
    Actress
  • Jim Davis
    Cartoonist
  • Miles Davis
    Musician

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