Eeva - girls name

Eeva name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Eeva name meaning:

The name Eeva is of Finnish origin and holds significant cultural and historical value. In Finnish mythology, Eeva is the equivalent of Eve in the Bible, representing the first woman and mother of all humanity. The name Eeva is derived from the Finnish word "eeva", meaning "life" or "living one". This name carries a sense of vitality and purpose, symbolizing the essence of existence itself.

Eeva is a name that exudes strength, femininity, and resilience. It embodies the spirit of a woman who is independent, nurturing, and compassionate. Those named Eeva are often seen as dynamic individuals who embrace life's challenges with determination and grace. They possess a natural ability to connect with others and have a profound influence on their surroundings.

In modern times, the name Eeva continues to be popular in Finland and is celebrated for its rich cultural heritage. It represents a timeless and powerful identity for girls, reminding them of their origins and the universal role they play in the continuation of life. Eeva is a name that carries not only a beautiful sound but also a deep meaning that connects individuals to their roots and affirms the beauty and vitality of being alive.

Origin: Finnish


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Overall UK ranking: 4634 out of 5581

4 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Eeva

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