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pinWhat does Chava mean?

Chava /cha-va/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Chava is "life". Can also mean "living being", or be from a Hebrew expression meaning "serpent". Hebrew form of Eve.


Chava has 9 variants: Ava, Chabah, Chaya, Chayka, Eva, Eve, Hava, Haya and Kaija.

Kreatif forms: Charva, Chata, Ciava. [more]

pinHow popular is Chava?

Chava is an uncommon given name for females. Chava is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Chava and associated names. Prominent related forms of Chava (outside Top 1000) are Ava (#5 in recent rankings), Chaya (#692), Eva (#82) and Eve (#460). These relations of Chava were popular in 2014 (adoption of 0.69%). Ava, Chaya, Eva and Eve are four of the more chic names for newborns among these, with Ava, Eva and Eve going through a rebound in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ava, Chaya, Eva, Eve in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ava, Eva, Eve outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Chava is pronounced similarly to Sheva. Other recommended similar baby names are Ahava, Chaba, Chana and Chara. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chava.