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  1. chav(Noun)

    A working-class youth, especially one associated with aggression, poor education, and a perceived "common" taste in clothing and lifestyle.

  2. Origin: Origin uncertain (see discussion page); probably of origin. Compare Romani chavi or chavo, shavo, chal, chavvy; possible cognate with Spanish chaval. See also charva.


  1. Chav

    Chav, is a stereotype and pejorative epithet used in Britain. The stereotype was popularised in first decade of the 21st century by the British mass media to refer to youth subculture of the unemployed precariat in the United Kingdom.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHAV in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHAV in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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