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Elvina

What does Elvina mean?

Elvina Pronunciation of Elvina [elv-ina] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Elvina is "elf or magical being, friend". Feminine of Elvin. Also possibly from the German name Elvira meaning "truly foreign".

Associated with: old english, elf, magical.

Variations

Elvina has 16 variants: Alveena, Alvina, Alvine, Alvinia, Elveena, Elvena, Elvene, Elvenia, Elvi, Elvie, Elvine, Elvinia, Vina, Vinni, Vinnie and Vinny.

Elvina has 9 more relations via Elvira: Alvira, Ella, Ellvira, Elva, Elveera, Elvera, Elvire, Elvyra and Elwira.

Creative forms:
(female) Elveen, Elvna, ..

(male) Elvinas, Elvwyn, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elvina Loretta (E.L.), ..

How popular is Elvina?

Elvina is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2910 out of 4276, Top 68%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Elvina reached its highest position of #708 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elvina name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elvina outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Elvina rated in the Top 2000 are Alvina, Alvira, Ella (#18 in 2015), Elva, Elvena, Elvera, Elvie, Elvira, Vina and Vinnie. Other variants, like Elvyra, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Elvina reached its peak 135 years ago (adoption of 1%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.6%, 39.2% less). Ella is more familiar than the rest, while versions like Vinnie have lost favor.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elvina, Alvina, Alvira, Ella, Elva in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elvena, Elvera, Elvie, Elvira, Vina, Vinnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ella, Elvira outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elvina is alike in pronunciation to Alvena, Alvineea and Elviana. Other recommended names are Alaina, Alcina, Alina, Allina, Alvita, Calvina, Davina, Devina, Divina, Earvina, Edina, Edwina, Egina, Elain, Elaine, Elaini, Elainia, Elainna, Elana, Elanna, Elayna, Eleana, Eleena, Elgiva, Elia, Eliana, Elida, Elin, Elina, Elinda, Elisa, Eliza, Elkana, Ellena, Ellia, Elliana, Ellin, Ellina, Ellita, Elliza, Ellona, Elmena, Elmina, Elna, Eloisa, Elona, Elpida, Elrica, Elvis, Elyana, Elzina, Erina, Ermina, Ervina, Eugina, Evana, Evina, Evita, Gavina, Jovina, Lavina, Levina, Malvina, Mavina, Melvina, Olina, Ravina, Salvina, Savina, Silvina, Sylvina and Vevina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elvina.

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