What does Vida mean?
Vida [vi-da] as a girls' name is pronounced VEE-dah, VYE-dah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Vida is "life". Also short form of Davida (Hebrew) "beloved". Veda may be used in reference to the Hindu Veda (Sanskrit) "wisdom, knowledge".
Associated with: life.
(female) Vahda, Vidan, ..
(male) Vidi, Viti, ..
How popular is Vida?
Vida is a very prominent first name for females (#1115 out of 4276, Top 26%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#18045 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history of Vida for girls. Vida reached its top rank of #353 in the U.S. in the 1890s, and is presently at #1286. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Shown below is a study of the history of the girl name Vida and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Vida (#1286 a year ago) listed in the Top 2000 are Davida, Veda (#945 a year ago), Veta and Vita. Other variants, like Vedis, are seldom used. These relations of Vida reached the top of their popularity during 1900-1909 (adoption of 0.05%) and are now much less widespread (adoption 0.02%, ▼60.8%), with the version Vida becoming less stylish. Veda is more universally found than the rest.
Recommended names are Aida, Alda▼, Alida▼, Anda, Auda, Beda, Cinda, Doda, Eda▼, Edda, Elda▼, Enda, Faida, Frida▲, Gada, Guida, Heida, Huda, Inda, Jada▼, Jaida, Joda, Lada, Leda, Leida, Lida▼, Lyda▼, Mada, Meda▼, Minda, Nada, Naida, Neda, Nilda, Onida, Ouida, Reda, Reida, Rida, Roda, Sada, Saida, Thida, Vaga, Vala, Valda, Valida, Vana, Vanda, Varda, Vega, Veira, Velda▼, Vena▼, Vera▼, Verda▼, Vi, Vica, Vika, Viki, Vilma, Vina▼, Vinia, Vinya, Viona, Viv, Viva▼, Vivi, Vivia, Vivva, Vonda▼, Vyna, Wilda▼, Zada and Zaida. These names tend to be less frequently used than Vida.See names in meaning and etymology.