Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Alivia (#214 VIA LATEST LIST), Alyvia (#1029), Liv (#720), Livia (#723), Olevia, Oliva, Olive (#264), Olivia (#2) and Ollie are the popular alternative forms of Olva (UNLISTED). Adoption of these forms of Olva reached its peak a decade ago (MEDIAN #1387) and has remained as widespread to this day (#994, ▼3.2%). Olivia has generally been preferred by parents, although Livia seems to be gaining popularity too, while Ollie has lost favor. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Olva is pronounced similarly to Alva▼, Alvah, Alvie, Alvy, Elva▼, Elvah, Elvi, Elvia, Elvie, Elvy and Ulva. Other suggested similar names are Ava▲, Ayva▲, Belva▼, Cleva, Clova, Deva, Dova, Eeva, Eva, Hava, Iva▼, Keva, Kiva, Klava, Malva, Melva▼, Nava, Neva▼, Nova▲, Oba, Oda, Ofra, Ola▼, Oleda, Olena, Oleta▼, Olexa, Olga▼, Olida, Olina, Olisa, Olla, Oma▼, Ooma, Oona, Ora▼, Oria, Orla, Orna, Orpa, Orra, Orsa, Orya, Osma, Oula, Ozma, Reva▼, Riva, Silva, Sylva, Tava, Tova, Vava, Viva▼, Wava, Yeva and Ziva. These names tend to be more frequently used than Olva.See names in meaning and etymology.