Name of Scottish ancestry with a rough translation to "White Hawk". Sometimes also translated as "White Knight", "Wild White Hawk", or "Wild White Knight".
Traditionally used to refer to the children of warriors who had deceased in the performance of particularly valiant acts.
Sometimes used to characterize acts of exceptional self-sacrifice, valor, and or other act normally associated with knight-like chivalry.
"His father died in the war, so his mother renamed him Gavin."
"Did you see that Gavin chase down the mugger?"
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