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Neva

What does Neva mean?

Neva Pronunciation of Neva [ne-va] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Neva is "snow". From the word "nivis". Nevada, the name of the American state, means "snowfall". Actress Neve Campbell.

Associated with: snow (white).

Variations

Neva has 4 variants: Nevada, Nevara, Neve and Nieves.

Related girl name: Neiva.

Creative forms:
(female) Naiva, Nauva, ..

(male) Nelan, Neno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Neva Estelle (N.E.), ..

How popular is Neva?

Neva is a very prominent first name for females (#758 out of 4276, Top 18%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#60557 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Neva reached its highest rank of #259 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Nevada and Neve are the prominent alternative forms of Neva. These forms of Neva reached the peak of their popularity a century ago (median #1023).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Neva, Nevada in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Neva is pronounced similarly to Naavah, Nava, Nevaeh, Nevya, Nova and Novia. Other suggested similar names are Alva, Ayva, Belva, Cleva, Deva, Dova, Eeva, Elva, Hava, Keeva, Keva, Kiva, Liva, Melva, Nada, Naia, Nata, Nea, Neala, Neck, Neda, Nedi, Nedra, Neel, Neema, Neena, Neera, Neila, Neima, Neina, Neka, Nel, Nela, Nell, Nella, Nena, Neoma, Nera, Nesha, Nesi, Nessa, Nest, Nesta, Neta, Neti, Netia, Netta, Nevsa, Neysa, Nia, Nika, Nira, Noa, Noela, Nola, Nora, Nula, Nya, Nyla, Nyna, Nysa, Reeva, Reva, Tova, Ulva, Vava, Veeva, Viva and Yeva. These names tend to be less commonly used than Neva.

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