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What does Vevay mean?

Vevay Pronunciation of Vevay [ve-vay] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the name Vevay means "lively". Vevay is a version of Vivian (Latin): an ancient personal name.


Vevay has 3 variants: Vivee, Vivi and Vivia.

3 more different relations via Vivian: Viv, Vivyan and Vyvyan.

Creative forms:
(female) Veval, Vevar, ..

(male) Veval, Vevi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Vevay Dora (V.D.), ..

How popular is Vevay?

Vevay is an unusual first name for women. Vevay is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Vivian (#95 in 2015) is the only popular related form of Vevay (not ranked). Adoption of this relation of Vevay was at its peak a century ago (usage of 0.25%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.22%, 10% less). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Vivian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Vevay is pronounced similarly to Vava, Veeva, Viva and Vivva. Other suggested similar names are Denay, Jenay, Renay, Veda, Vega, Vena, Vera, Verly and Veta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Vevay.

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