What does Kiva mean?
Kiva \k(i)-va\ as a girls' name has the meaning "protect, shelter". Kiva is a derivative of Akiva (Hebrew). A birth name for girls that is not usually used.
Kiva is an unusual first name for females. Kiva is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Kiva for girls. Kiva has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Kiva is pronounced similarly to Keva and Kevia. Other suggested similar baby names are Keiba, Kia▼, Kina, Kira▲, Liva, Riva, Viva▼ and Ziva. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kiva.