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Nevada (girl)

What does Nevada mean?

Nevada Pronunciation of Nevada [neva-da] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Nevada) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Nevada is "snow". Nevada is a variant form of Neva (Latin): from the word "nivis".

Associated with: snow (white).

Variations

2 relations via Neva: Nevara and Neve.

Creative forms:
(female) Novada, ..

(male) Nevana, Nevata, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nevada Rocio (N.R.), ..

How popular is Nevada?

Nevada is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3478 out of 4276, Top 81%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#124872 out of 150436, Top 83%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Nevada entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #691 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Nevada listed in the Top 2000 are Neve and Neva. These forms of Nevada were at the apex of their popularity a century ago (average #1023), but now, the form Neva has become somewhat outmoded.

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Amada, Canada, Celida, Deanda, Devana, Gada, Geerda (see Gerda), Gerda, Heida, Jada, Jenda, Kenda, Laveda, Leanda, Levana, Meda, Meralda, Milada, Mlada, Nada, Nahara, Naiada (see Naida), Naida, Nanda, Narda, Nata, Natala, Nava, Nayad, Nea, Neala, Neale, Nebula, Neda, Nedda, Neddra, Neelya, Neena, Neesha, Negida, Nehamah, Nehara, Neima, Neina, Nelda, Nelida, Nella, Nemera, Nena, Nenna, Neola, Nereida, Nerida, Neriya, Nerola, Nessia, Neta, Netta, Nevaeh, Nevsa, Nevya, Niada, Nilda, Nolana, Norda, Nova, Nyada, Reda, Reida, Reseda, Selda, Veeda, Velda, Zenaida and Zenayda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nevada.

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