Eve - girls name

Eve name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Eve name meaning:

The name "Eve" is of Hebrew origin and holds significant biblical and cultural references. In the Bible, Eve was the first woman created by God and is known as the mother of all mankind. Her name, which means "life" or "living," symbolizes the beginning of humanity and carries a profound sense of vitality and existence. It is a name that encompasses the concept of new beginnings and the potential for growth and development.

In addition to its religious connotations, the name Eve has also gained popularity in various cultures for its elegance and simplicity. It has a timeless quality that resonates with many parents seeking a classic and meaningful name for their daughters. The name Eve often evokes a sense of grace, beauty, and femininity. It is a name that carries a sense of strength and resilience, highlighting the importance of women in society. Overall, the name Eve is a powerful choice that not only honors the biblical figure but also captures the essence of life and its infinite possibilities.

Origin: Hebrew



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Related names

Eve , Aileene, Efa , Eila , Eileene, Eilena, Eva , Evaleen, Evalina , Evaline, Evalyn , Eveleen , Evelin , Evelyne , Evelynn , Evelynne , Everet, Everitt, Evetta, Evette , Evia, Eviana, Evie , Evita , Yevtsye

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Overall UK ranking: 181 out of 5581

281 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (121)

Historical popularity of Eve

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