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What does Nada mean?

Nada Pronunciation of Nada [na-da] as a name for girls is a Russian name, and the name Nada means "hope". Nada is a variant form of Nadia (Russian): a popular name in Russia.

Associated with: russian, hope.


Nada has 4 variants: Nadie, Nadiya, Nady and Nadya.

7 more alternative forms via Nadia: Nadege, Nadejda, Nadija, Nadja, Nadzia, Nata and Natka.

Creative forms:
(female) Nadal, Neoda, ..

(male) Nadana, Nade, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nada Alejandra (N.A.), ..

How popular is Nada?

Nada is a very prominent first name for females (#1854 out of 4276, Top 43%) and a slightly less prominent last name for both adults and children (#80502 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Nada entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #901 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Nada rated in the Top 2000 are Nadia (#345 last year) and Nadya. Other forms, like Nady, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Nada reached its apex in 2005 (adoption of 0.12%) and is now much less (adoption 0.05%, 56.3%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nada, Nadia, Nadya in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nada is alike in pronunciation to Naiada, Naida, Neda, Nedda, Nedi, Needia, Niada, Nidia, Nyada and Nydia. Other recommended names are Alda, Amada, Dada, Darda, Edda, Elda, Enda, Erda, Fayda, Gada, Garda, Huda, Inda, Jada, Jaeda, Jayda, Lada, Lauda, Mada, Magda, Manda, Naama, Nadina, Nadra, Nadyna, Nagida, Naia, Naiad, Nalea, Nan, Nana, Nanda, Nania, Naoma, Narda, Nat, Nava, Nayad, Nedra, Neka, Nena, Neta, Nevada, Nia, Nika, Nita, Nora, Norda, Nova, Nura, Nya, Nyad, Nyna, Nysa, Randa, Reda, Sada, Sanda, Tada, Thada, Veda, Walda, Warda, Zada and Zanda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nada.

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