Dava

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dava

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Alt. Meaning

D is for direct, you get to the point

A is for action, something to take now

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Notable Persons Named Dava

Dava J. Newman is a Deputy Administrator of the National Aeronautics, Space Administration, List of Administrators, and Deputy Administrators of NASA. Dava was born in Helena, Montana.

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Dava was born on June 15th, 1947 in The Bronx.

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Dava is a comics character.

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Dava Barkah Kertadria is an athlete for the Persipasi Bandung Raya U-21.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dava

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1931 5 5 0
1937 9 9 0
1938 9 9 0
1939 6 6 0
1941 7 7 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 9 9 0
1944 7 7 0
1945 8 8 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 15 15 0
1948 14 14 0
1949 11 11 0
1950 10 10 0
1951 22 22 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 34 34 0
1954 50 50 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 24 24 0
1957 19 19 0
1958 19 19 0
1959 30 30 0
1960 24 24 0
1961 28 28 0
1962 19 19 0
1963 11 11 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 28 28 0
1966 25 25 0
1967 34 34 0
1968 33 33 0
1969 38 38 0
1970 41 41 0
1971 24 24 0
1972 36 36 0
1973 28 28 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 22 22 0
1976 31 31 0
1977 38 38 0
1978 28 28 0
1979 29 29 0
1980 18 18 0
1981 18 18 0
1982 20 20 0
1983 22 22 0
1984 12 12 0
1985 18 18 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 13 13 0
1988 28 28 0
1989 22 22 0
1990 15 15 0
1991 18 18 0
1992 18 18 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 15 15 0
1996 14 14 0
1997 21 21 0
1998 19 19 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 15 15 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 14 14 0
2003 8 8 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 7 7 0
2006 6 6 0
2007 12 12 0
2008 11 11 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 9 9 0
2014 6 6 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 7 7 0
2017 13 13 0

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Popularity of Dava as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dava

  • How Popular is the name Dava? Dava is the 8,349th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dava have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,441 babies born with the first name Dava in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dava to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dava? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1931 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dava first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dava is Wednesday, July 13th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Dava born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dava was in 1954 with a total of 50 babies.
  • Random Dava Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dava is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Dava: Your name in reverse order is Avad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aadv. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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