Ava Name Meaning
What does Ava Mean?
Ava Name Gender : Girl Names
Ava Name Origin : The origin of the name Ava is English baby names
Meaning Of Ava : Ava name meaning is of uncertain origin, probably Germanic, from a short form of various female compound names containing the element av (cf. AVIS). St Ava or Avia was a 9th-century abbess of Dinart in Hainault and a member of the Frankish royal family. However, evidence for its use between the early Middle Ages and the mid-20th century is lacking, and it may be a modern invention. Its recent popularity is largely due to the film actress Ava Gardner (1922-90).
In addition to these data about Ava name meaning, Ava name is a girl name that starts with A and letter A means that You are ambitious, independent and have great drive, you are not easily influenced, you are mental and direct, you want to take charge, you have willpower and are resolute and purposeful, you have courage and boldness but may also be stubborn and willful. Be more flexible and willing to listen to others. You can search our database via baby name finder tool to find similar names of Ava name. If you know more about Ava name meaning, please send us feedback, we are looking forward your contributions. Please read all sections of the name Ava. If you consider Ava name is proper name for your baby, please inform us what you think about your decision. Names that sound like Ava : Avigail Aviana Averyel Avaron Avis .
noun : Avon, River Avon (a river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn)
noun : Avon, River Avon, Upper Avon, Upper Avon River (a river in central England that flows through Stratford-on-Avon and empties into the Severn)
noun : Avon (a county in southwestern England)
Popularity of the name Ava
For U.S. births in 2015, the number of births with name Ava is 16286, representing about 0.920464 percent of all female births in 2015. See interactive baby names map for Ava name popularity by states.
- United States : Rank #5
- England and Wales : Rank #4
- Ireland : Rank #7
- Scotland : Rank #6
- Canada : Rank #6
- Australia : Rank #5
- New Zealand : Rank #12
- Netherland : Rank #328
- Norway : Rank #812
- France : Rank #483
- Austria : Rank #316
Notable people with the name Ava
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- Ava Gardner, 1922, ACTOR