Ayva

Gender:girl

Meaning:bird

Origin:Latin

Pronunciation:ay va

Variations:Ava, Aiva, Avah

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About Ayva

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Ayva is a different spelling of the more common Ava. Both names are very classic, however, and is perfect for parents looking for something elegant and lovely.

Detailed Meaning

Ayva is a spelling variant of Ava which is a feminine name of Latin origin. The name came about as a pet form of the feminine name Avis which is of Latin origin and means ‘bird’. the name can be found across Europe but is particularly popular in countries with Romance Languages that are derived from Latin, such as Spain and Italy.

Famous People With This Name

Because Ayva is a rather rare spelling of the name Ava, there are not many famous people who have this exact spelling. However, Ava Gardener was a famous American actress known for her work in classic Hollywood, Ava Astor was an American socialite and member of the prominent Astor family, and Ava Leigh is a British reggae singer.

Possible Nicknames

A possible nickname for Ayva can be VaVa or Ay.

Related Names

Ayva can also be spelt Ava, Aiva and Avah.

Stories Featuring This Name

Ava Benton is a character in the soap opera “All My Children.” Ava Lord is a character in the “Sin City” graphic novels. Ava Moore is a character in the television show “Nip/Tuck.”

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