Popularity:12207
Origin:Irish
Meaning:Follower of Kevin
Whether it's to honor baby's heritage or pay a sweet tribute to someone you love, the name Kavanaugh is a name from the Irish language with generous inspiration. This gender-neutral name is a variation of Kavanagh and Cavanagh. It comes from the surname Caomhánach, meaning "follower of Kevin," and once belonged to one of Ireland's most formidable kings, Art Óg mac Murchadha Caomhánach. Kavanaugh can follow in the footsteps of noble Irish rulers or a Kevin you admire and look to them for guidance and support as they grow.
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