Its source is an English expression meaning "The black bird."
This girl's name is used in English.
The name Raven ranked 230th in popularity for females of all ages in a sample of 2000-2003 Social Security Administration statistics and 1358th in popularity for females of all ages in a sample of the 1990 US Census.
This name first made its appearance on state popularity lists before 1993, but is becoming less commonly used. In some cases, it has fallen off the lists altogether.