What does Ebba mean?
Ebba /eb-ba/ as a girls' name is of Old German and Old English origin, and the meaning of Ebba is "brave, strong boar".
Feminine of Eberhard. Also possibly means "fortress of riches". There was a seventh-century saint in northern England named Edburga, which was probably contracted to Ebba.
Ebba▼ has 1 variant: Ebbe.
Related girl name: Eve.Kreatif forms: Ebbaei, Ebei, Eiba. [more]
How popular is Ebba?
Ebba is an unusual given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#124872 out of 150436, Top 83%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Ebba for girls. Ebba was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #722 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
The only other popular varying form of Ebba appearing in the Top 1000 is Eve (#460 last year). Adoption of these relations of Ebba was more pronounced among parents in the 1900s (adoption of 0.38%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.27%, 29% less), but with the form Ebba becoming less fashionable. Eve is the most trendy baby name in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in baby name popularity for this name.
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Ebba▼ is alike in pronunciation to Abba, Abbee, Abbey▼, Abbi, Abbie▼, Abby▲, Abbye, Abi, Abia, Abiah, Eba, Ebo, Eubha, Ibbie and Oba. Other suggested similar baby names are Alba▼, Baba, Beba, Bebba, Eda▼, Edda, Edma, Edna▼, Edra, Eena, Eeva, Efa, Efua, Eila, Eira, Ela, Elba▼, Elbe, Elga, Elia, Elka, Ella▲, Ellba, Elma▼, Elna▼, Elsa▲, Elva▼, Elza, Ema, Emma▲, Ena▼, Enda, Enya, Enza, Erda, Erga, Erla, Erma▼, Erna▼, Esma, Esta▼, Etha▼, Etna, Etta▼, Eubh, Eula▼, Euna, Eva▲, Evia, Ewa, Hiba, Kiba, Liba, Luba, Reba▼, Rebba, Roba, Saba, Zeba and Zuba. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ebba.