Haven is one letter short of Heaven but sounds much more accessible. Maybe it’s because “haven” is defined as “a safe place”—what parent doesn’t want such a comforting connotation for their child? Actress Jessica Alba did when she named her daughter Haven Marie in 2011. Derived from the Old English “haefen,” Haven is almost exclusively a girls' name, so consider it a safe choice for your daughter.
Popularity Trend Chart
Roll over the visual for detailed rankings by year.
Source: Social Security Administration
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.
Name added. View Your List