Rank 7th Girl Name πŸ”₯ Popular

In 2022, the name Ava was 7th most popular baby name for girls and 14th most popular baby name overall. In 2022, 11,048 babies were named Ava in the United States.

In 2022, 1 out of every 304 babies in the United States were named Ava. In a classroom of 30 students, there is approximately a 9.4% chance that another student would have the same name. Today, the average age of someone named Ava is around 13 to 14 years old.

The name "Ava" is very common.

The most common nickname for Ava is .

Ava Meaning & Origin

Ava is a name of Latin origin, signifying "life" or "living one", and can also evoke connotations of grace and vibrancy.

The name Ava is described as sophisticated, bright and fashionable.


Ava is pronounced eh-vah in English. The name Ava has 3 letters and 2 or 3 syllables, depending on pronunciation.

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Name Trends (1972 to Present)

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Fun Facts about Ava

  • The name Ava has been used by several celebrities for their children including Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Jackman, and Jeremy Renner.

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