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About Eve

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Aside from being the name of the first woman, Eve is still a wonderful choice for a girl’s name. It is feminine and strong – perfect for any baby girl!

Detailed Meaning

In the Christian tradition, Eve, from the Hebrew ‘havva,’ was the first woman. Eve also means ‘animal.’

Famous People With This Name

Eve Myles is a Welsh actress best known for her role as Gwen Cooper on “Torchwood.” Eve Jihan Jeffers-Cooper (better know as just “Eve”) is an American rapper and actress. Eve Sedgwick is an American scholar who specialised in gender studies, queer theory and critical theory.

Possible Nicknames

Possible nicknames for Eve include Evey/Evie/Evee.

Related Names

Eve can also be spelt Eeve.

Stories Featuring This Name

Eve is a character in the American television show, “Angel.” Eve Harrington is the main character in the film “All About Eve.” EVE is a character in the animated film, “WALL-E.”

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Ella Girl 9 All bright Facts
Evie Girl 14 Life Facts
Evelyn Girl 22 Bird Facts
Edward Boy 23 Guardian of prosperity Facts
Ethan Boy 26 Firm; long-lived Facts
Elsie Girl 28 Promised by God Facts
Eva Girl 33 Living Facts
Emilia Girl 36 One who excels Facts
Elijah Boy 41 Jehovah is good Facts

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