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Laveta

What does Laveta mean?

Laveta Pronunciation of Laveta [lave-ta] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Laveta is "cleansed; yew". Laveta is an alternate form of Laveda (Latin): also version of Veda (Sanskrit) "wisdom". Laveta is also a derivative of Yvonne (French, Old German).

Associated with: yew (tree).

Variations

Laveta has 1 variant: Lavetta.

Laveta has 6 more different relations via Laveda, Yvonne: Iveta, Lavella, Lavelle, Lavette, Yvett and Yvetta.

Creative forms:
(female) Lavedi, Lavela, ..

(male) Lavedo, Lavela, ..

Middle name pairings:
Laveta Julia (L.J.), ..

How popular is Laveta?

Laveta is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3428 out of 4276, Top 80%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Laveta was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #1333 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laveta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laveta outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Laveda, Lavelle, Lavette and Yvonne (#1764 last year) are the popular related forms of Laveta appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Laveta was more pronounced during the years 1930-1939 (average #1358) and is now significantly diminished, with the form Yvonne becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laveta, Laveda, Lavelle, Lavette, Yvonne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laveta and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Davita, Janeta, Laberta, Laela, Laketia, Lalita, Lanet, Lanetta, Lanita, Larea, Larena, Laretha, Laretta, Larita, Lata, Lavena, Lavenia, Lavera, Lavern, Laverna, Lavina, Lavra, Leeta, Leneta, Leta, Libet, Liseta, Lizaveta (see Elizabeth), Loleta, Loreta, Loveday, Lupita, Luvena, Ravena, Valeta, Waneta and Zaneta. These names tend to be less commonly used than Laveta.

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