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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #359 most popular

What does the name "Ava" mean?

Ava (Latin): Like a Bird

The name "Ava" is of Latin origin and it means "Like a Bird". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 76 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ava". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Vaa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Ava" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Ava? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 202,253 babies born with the name Ava in the United States. That's more than enough Avas to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 13 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ava" was in 2007 with a total of 18,040 babies. (That's a lot of baby Avas)

According to the 1933 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ava" is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1933. Across the entire United States a total of only 119 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Ava popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ava in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Ava

Ava Devine

Ava Devine is an adult biography. Ava was born in 1974 in Long Island, New York, United States.


Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1941 to 1986. Ava was born in 1922 as Ava Lavinia Gardner in Smithfield, North Carolina, U.S.


Ava Vincent

Ava Vincent is an adult biography. Ava was born in 1975 in Placerville, California, U.S.


Past life for Ava born Jan 22, 1999

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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