a masculine name
Origin of HarveyFrench Hervé ; from Old High German Herewig, literally , army battle ; from Germanic an unverified form harja, army (from source Old English here: see harry) + an unverified form wig-, fight, akin to Old English wig ; from Indo-European base an unverified form weik- from source Classical Latin vincere, conquer
1578-1657; Eng. physician: discovered the circulation of the blood
- A surname.
- A male given name, in modern use often transferred back from the surname.