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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 altruism, the unselfish you.

V is for value, the value you place on friendship.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

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?

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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 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ava" ranks #1 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, 913 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of 18,052 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 new england region? 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 Apr 8, 1936

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 Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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

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