What does Eva mean?
How popular is Eva?
Eva is a very popular first name for women (#140 out of 4276, Top 3%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#32380 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Eva for girls. Eva reached its apex position of #33 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, and is at #82 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the history of the girl name Eva and associated names. Ava (#5 from current records), Evangeline (#276), Eve (#460), Evie (#501), Gena, Geneva, Evaline, Ebba, Ena and Aoife are the prominent related forms of Eva (#82 from current records). These forms of Eva were popular as baby names during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.42%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.33%, ▼20%), but with the versions Ena, Ebba, Geneva and Gena becoming less fashionable. Eva has been the overall favorite, though Ava has grown trendy as well.
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Eva▲ is pronounced similarly to Avah▲, Avia, Aviah, Avie, Ayva, Iva▼, Ivee, Ivey, Ivie, Ivy▲, Wava and Yeva. Other recommended similar baby names are Eda▼, Ela, Elva▼, Ema and Evan. These names tend to be less commonly used than Eva.