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Blend of Jared +‎ Ivanka.


IPA(key): /d͡ʒəˈvæŋkə/

Proper noun[edit]


  1. (informal) Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner collectively.
    • 2009 October 29, Brian Moylan, "Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump's Gay Friends Want to Sleep with the Help", Gawker.
      Also: tomorrow we're picking the winner of our Javanka wedding photo contest, so you still have time to work this anecdote into your entry.
    • 2017January 18, Timothy L. O'Brien, quoted in Michael Kruse, "‘He Has This Deep Fear That He Is Not a Legitimate President’", Politico.
      And whatever Gary Cohn or Rex Tillerson or General Mattis or Jeff Sessions or Steve Bannon has to say, it will all end up getting filtered through Javanka.
    • 2017 February 2, Timothy L. O'Brien, "'Trump Adviser' Is a Contradiction in Terms", Bloomberg.
      It will probably be Javanka to whom Trump turns for final gut checks on major decisions, and the Tillersons and Mattises of the world may have to shuffle along.
    • 2017 June 3, Chris Cilizza, "Ivanka Trump's Worst Week in Washington", CNN.
      Whether "Javanka" want to admit it or not, that's embarrassing given the role in the White House they quite clearly envisioned for themselves.
    • 2017 July 13, "Daily Kickoff: Javanka land in Sun Valley amid anti-Trump tone", Jewish Journal.
    • 2018 March 31, Maureen Dowd, "Javanka vs. the Klossy Posse", New York Times.
      At first, Javanka found it heady here, ignoring those who called them naïve and nepotistic.
    • 2018 September 6, Chris Cilizza, "13 people who might be the author of The New York Times op-ed", CNN.
      The combination of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump -- Javanka! -- writing this op-ed would be right out of a soap opera.
    • 2018 October 29, Helena Andrews-Dyer, "Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner celebrate Hugh Jackman’s big 5-0", Washington Post.
      Heads turned when Javanka entered the room, according to Page Six, but a source said “there was no snubbing. Everyone was polite.”