What does Eve mean?
Eve \e-ve\ as a girls' name is of Latin and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Eve is "life, animal". English form of the name derived via Latin va (see Eva), from Hebrew Havva (see Hava). Biblical: name of the first woman, who was created from one of Adam's ribs and was "the mother of all living". Aoife is the Gaelic form. Actress Eve Arden; pop musician Eve.
Eve has 1 masculine form: Chaim.
Eve is a very prominent first name for women (#781 out of 4276, Top 18%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#33847 out of 88799, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Eve for girls. Eve reached its top rank of #460 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Eve and related names. Popular related forms of Eve (#460 in 2014) ranked in the Top 1000 are Ava (#5 in 2014), Evelyn (#16), Eva (#82), Evangeline (#276), Evie (#501), Chaya (#692), Evette, Evonne, Aoife, Evelina, Evaline, Aoibhe, Ebba and Eveline. Usage of these girl names is at its highest today, except for the versions Evette and Ebba which have become less in vogue. The more fashionable baby names among these are Evie (#501), Evangeline (#276), Eve (#460), Chaya (#692) and Evelyn (#16), with Evangeline, Eve, Evelyn and Evie going through a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)