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Girl Name: Neva

Name: Neva
Pronunciation: \n(e)-va\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: snow
Origin: Latin
Related Names: Neiva
Sounds Like: Nava, Nevya, Nova
Variant forms: Nevada, Nevara, Neve, Nieves
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 758


Neva \n(e)-va\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Neva is "snow". From the word "nivis". Nevada, the name of the American state, means "snowfall". Actress Neve Campbell.

Neva has 4 variant forms: Nevada, Nevara, Neve and Nieves.

For more information, see also the related name Neiva.

Baby names that sound like Neva are Nava, Nevya and Nova.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Neva.


Neva is a very popular first name for women (#758 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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