What does Evia mean?
Evia /evia/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Evia is "life, animal". Evia is an alternate form, with the suffix -ia, of Eva (Hebrew): Latinate transcription of Eve.
How popular is Evia?
Evia is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3971 out of 4276, Top 93%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Evia and affiliated names. Ava (#5 last year), Eva (#82), Evie (#501) and Evaline are the popular related forms of Evia (not in Top 1000). Forms like Evani are uncommon. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.6123%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.603%, ▼1.5%). Evie (#501), Eva (#82) and Ava (#5) are three of the more contemporarily stylish baby names among these, with Ava, Eva and Evie enjoying a rekindling in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Evia is pronounced similarly to Avia, Aviah, Avie, Evey, Evvie, Evvy, Evy, Iva▼ and Ivie. Other recommended similar baby names are Eba, Ebba▼, Efua, Elia, Elvia and Eve▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Evia.