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Ava Name Meaning and Origin

Ava Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Bird, life, living

Name Origin


Ava is a Latin name meaning 'bird'. It can also be derived from the Hebrew name Chava, meaning 'life' or 'living'. The name has connotations of grace, elegance, and vitality.

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Ava Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Ava is a smooth and easy name to pronounce, with a pleasant flow and clear enunciation.

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The name Ava has a melodious rhythm with two syllables, making it easy to say and remember.

Famous People Named Ava

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner was an iconic American actress known for her beauty and talent. She starred in classic films such as 'The Killers' and 'Mogambo'. Gardner's charm and charisma made her a beloved Hollywood star.

● Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay is a highly respected filmmaker and director, known for her work on movies like 'Selma' and 'A Wrinkle in Time'. She is also an advocate for diversity and inclusivity in the film industry.

● Ava Max

Ava Max is a popular American singer and songwriter, best known for her hit songs 'Sweet but Psycho' and 'Kings & Queens'. She has gained international fame for her powerful vocals and unique style.

Ava Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Ava

The name Ava does not have strong negative connotations. However, some may associate it with the stereotypical 'mean girl' image due to its popularity in recent years. Overall, the name is widely accepted and admired in various cultures.

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