What does Elvina mean?
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".
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)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Elvina for girls. Elvina reached its highest position of #706 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent variation forms of Elvina rated in the Top 1000 are Alvina, Ella (#17 in 2014), Elva, Elvera, Elvie, Elvira, Vina and Vinnie. Other variants, like Elveera, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Elvina reached its peak during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.56%) and is now much less (adoption 0.11%, 80.4% less). Ella is more familiar than the rest, while versions like Elvie, Elvina, Elvira, Vina and Vinnie have lost favor. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Elvina and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Elvina▼ is alike in pronunciation to Alveenia, Alvena▼, Alvineea and Elviana. Other recommended similar baby names are Alaina▲, Albina▼, Alcina, Aldina, Alina▲, Allina, Almina, Alsina, Alvita, Alzina, Calvina, Davina, Devina, Divina, Earvina, Edina, Edwina▼, Egina, Elain, Elaina▲, Elaine▼, Elaini, Elainia, Elainna, Elana, Elanna, Elayna, Eleana, Eleena, Eleisa, Elena▲, Elgiva, Elia, Eliana▲, Elida▼, Elika, Elin▲, Elina, Elinda, Eline, Elisa▲, Elita, Eliza▲, Elkana, Ellena, Ellia, Elliana▲, Ellin, Ellina, Ellita, Elliza, Ellona, Elmena, Elmina, Elmira▼, Elna▼, Eloisa▼, Elona, Elonna, Elpida, Elrica, Elvia, Elvis, Elyana, Elzina, Emina, Erina, Erlina, Ermina, Ervina, Erwina, Eugina, Evana, Evia, Evina, Evita, Gavina, Irvina, Jovina, Kevina, Lavina▼, Levina, Lovina, Luvina, Malvina▼, Mavina, Melvina▼, Olina, Ravina, Salvina, Savina, Silvina, Sylvina and Vevina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elvina.