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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 accepting, your forgiving nature.

V is for vision, few can share.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Ava". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ava". 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 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ava" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1940. Across the entire United States a total of only 77 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 region near the Rockies? 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 Oct 17, 1943

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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