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Eva

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How popular is the baby name Eva in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 614 614 0 #41 girl name
1881 661 661 0 #35 girl name
1882 765 765 0 #41 girl name
1883 879 879 0 #32 girl name
1884 929 929 0 #38 girl name
1885 971 971 0 #38 girl name
1886 1,155 1,155 0 #32 girl name
1887 1,131 1,125 6 #33 girl name
1888 1,329 1,329 0 #34 girl name
1889 1,377 1,372 5 #31 girl name
1890 1,447 1,436 11 #32 girl name
1891 1,419 1,412 7 #33 girl name
1892 1,611 1,611 0 #34 girl name
1893 1,668 1,668 0 #32 girl name
1894 1,681 1,673 8 #35 girl name
1895 1,772 1,767 5 #34 girl name
1896 1,779 1,779 0 #32 girl name
1897 1,716 1,709 7 #35 girl name
1898 1,830 1,823 7 #35 girl name
1899 1,591 1,582 9 #39 girl name
1900 2,097 2,089 8 #33 girl name
1901 1,628 1,617 11 #37 girl name
1902 1,735 1,727 8 #37 girl name
1903 1,789 1,783 6 #36 girl name
1904 1,868 1,858 10 #36 girl name
1905 1,820 1,815 5 #39 girl name
1906 1,764 1,758 6 #42 girl name
1907 1,892 1,884 8 #42 girl name
1908 1,941 1,930 11 #46 girl name
1909 1,914 1,896 18 #48 girl name
1910 2,133 2,123 10 #46 girl name
1911 2,118 2,109 9 #46 girl name
1912 2,648 2,636 12 #49 girl name
1913 2,903 2,891 12 #50 girl name
1914 3,418 3,401 17 #52 girl name
1915 4,094 4,079 15 #55 girl name
1916 4,355 4,337 18 #55 girl name
1917 4,303 4,286 17 #54 girl name
1918 4,575 4,563 12 #55 girl name
1919 4,497 4,484 13 #55 girl name
1920 4,508 4,498 10 #58 girl name
1921 4,347 4,327 20 #63 girl name
1922 4,212 4,192 20 #64 girl name
1923 3,996 3,973 23 #66 girl name
1924 4,080 4,066 14 #66 girl name
1925 3,876 3,858 18 #71 girl name
1926 3,504 3,493 11 #79 girl name
1927 3,426 3,406 20 #79 girl name
1928 3,227 3,211 16 #79 girl name
1929 3,037 3,020 17 #83 girl name
1930 3,031 3,019 12 #86 girl name
1931 2,613 2,591 22 #94 girl name
1932 2,535 2,522 13 #98 girl name
1933 2,307 2,282 25
1934 2,406 2,388 18 #101 girl name
1935 2,182 2,166 16
1936 2,012 2,002 10
1937 2,075 2,061 14
1938 1,919 1,904 15
1939 1,873 1,858 15
1940 1,900 1,889 11
1941 1,872 1,860 12
1942 1,893 1,877 16
1943 1,816 1,802 14
1944 1,669 1,660 9
1945 1,603 1,595 8
1946 1,659 1,650 9
1947 1,795 1,787 8
1948 1,782 1,774 8
1949 1,669 1,669 0
1950 1,629 1,622 7
1951 1,579 1,573 6
1952 1,711 1,702 9
1953 1,602 1,593 9
1954 1,713 1,713 0
1955 1,788 1,783 5
1956 1,926 1,926 0
1957 1,813 1,802 11
1958 1,759 1,759 0
1959 1,636 1,630 6
1960 1,693 1,687 6
1961 1,527 1,527 0
1962 1,508 1,500 8
1963 1,464 1,458 6
1964 1,433 1,426 7
1965 1,341 1,335 6
1966 1,298 1,292 6
1967 1,209 1,209 0
1968 1,050 1,050 0
1969 1,089 1,089 0
1970 1,024 1,024 0
1971 970 970 0
1972 894 888 6
1973 872 865 7
1974 852 840 12
1975 771 766 5
1976 778 773 5
1977 827 817 10
1978 855 855 0
1979 801 801 0
1980 843 837 6
1981 863 855 8
1982 852 845 7
1983 825 820 5
1984 755 743 12
1985 764 754 10
1986 736 730 6
1987 699 694 5
1988 761 754 7
1989 794 780 14
1990 787 778 9
1991 825 820 5
1992 769 762 7
1993 734 734 0
1994 769 769 0
1995 751 751 0
1996 794 794 0
1997 765 765 0
1998 845 845 0
1999 975 975 0
2000 1,093 1,088 5
2001 1,158 1,158 0
2002 1,333 1,333 0
2003 1,515 1,515 0
2004 1,736 1,727 9
2005 2,473 2,473 0
2006 2,788 2,788 0
2007 2,898 2,893 5
2008 2,964 2,964 0
2009 3,391 3,391 0 #99 girl name
2010 3,276 3,276 0 #91 girl name
2011 3,465 3,465 0 #83 girl name
2012 3,356 3,356 0 #86 girl name
2013 3,429 3,423 6 #88 girl name
2014 3,673 3,667 6 #83 girl name
2015 3,742 3,735 7 #75 girl name

Want to know about the popularity of the Eva baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 256,249 babies born with the name Eva in the United States. That's more than enough Evas to occupy the country of Vanuatu with an estimated population of 252,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 614 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Eva" was in 1918 with a total of 4,563 babies. (That's a lot of baby Evas)

According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Eva" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 7 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1918. Across the entire United States a total of 4,575 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Eva popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Eva" mean? The list below shows the origins of Eva as well as things modernly associated with the name Eva such as celebrities named Eva.

Origin and Meaning of Eva

The name "Eva" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Giver of Life". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Eva Green

Eva Green is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Eva was born in 1980 as Eva Gaelle Green in Paris, France.

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Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes is an actress, model, singer, and designer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Eva was born in 1974 in Miami, Florida, United States.

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Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria is an actress, restaurateur, and activist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Eva was born in 1975 as Eva Jacqueline Longoria in Corpus Christi, Texas, U.S.

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Eva Peron

Eva Peron is an actressfirst ladypolitician. Eva was born in 1919 as Eva Maria Ibarguren in Los Toldos, Argentina.

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Eva Cassidy

Eva Cassidy is a singer, guitarist, recording artist, and performer specializing in soul, pop, jazz, and blues music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to 1996. Eva was born in 1963 as Eva Marie Cassidy in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Eva Gabor

Eva Gabor is an actress, businesswoman, and socialite with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1941 to 1994. Eva was born in 1919 in Budapest, Hungary.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Eva

Eva Carneiro
Eva Air
Eva Marie
Eva Braun
Eva Larue

Alternative Meanings

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

V is for versatile, your changeable nature.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

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

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Past life for Eva born Jun 26, 1977

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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 Western Russia approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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