What does Chava mean?
(female) Chaca, Charva, ..
(male) Chaco, Chafan, .. Middle name pairings:
Chava Lia (C.L.), ..
How 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. Demographics)
Chava entered the list in 2011 and reached its highest position of #1978 in the U.S. in 2012, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Chava are Ava (#4 in recent rankings), Chaya (#758), Eva (#75) and Eve (#476). These relations of Chava were popular in 2011 (adoption of 1.2%) and have remained as common to this day (adoption 1.2%, ▼3%). Ava, Chaya and Eve are three of the more chic names for newborns among these.
Chava is pronounced similarly to Sheva. Other recommended names are Achava, Ahava, Ahuva, Arava, Cala, Cama, Cara▼, Ceara, Cha-, Chaba, Chalia, Chana▲, Chanae, Chanah, Chanda▼, Chanha, Chani, Chania, Channa, Chanta, Chanya, Char, Chara, Chari, Charla, Charma, Charo, Chasta, Chavela, Chaviva, Chayan, Chela, Chiana, Chiara, China, Chita, Chuma, Chyna▼, Ciana, Ciara▼, Claea, Clara▼, Cleva, Clova, Corva, Klava, Lehava, Nava, Shalva, Tava, Vava, Wava and Zahava. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chava.See names in meaning and etymology.