Meaning and Name Origin
Wava has 25 related forms via Barbara, Varvara: Bab, Baba, Babara, Babb, Babe, Babita, Babs, Barb▼, Barbar, Barbi, Barbra▼, Barby, Barra, Basha, Basia, Bauby, Beba, Bebe, Bibi, Varina, Varka, Varvara, Varya, Vava and Vavka.
Wava is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3524 out of 4276, Top 82%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Wava for girls. Wava was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #929 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Wava and associated names. Barbara (#863 last year), Barbra and Barb are the prominent alternative forms of Wava listed in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1960-1969 and has become significantly less since, with the versions Barbara, Barbra and Barb becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)