Reeva - girls name

Reeva name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 95%

Reeva name meaning:

The name Reeva is of Hebrew origin and carries multiple meanings. One interpretation is that it comes from the Hebrew word 'reev', which means "to quarrel" or "to contend." This suggests that individuals named Reeva may possess a strong-willed and assertive nature, willing to stand up for their beliefs and fight for what they believe is right.

Another possible meaning of Reeva is derived from the Sanskrit word 'reeva', which translates to "one who moves swiftly" or "fast runner." This interpretation reflects qualities of agility, quick thinking, and the ability to adapt to new situations. It implies that individuals named Reeva may possess a natural talent for problem-solving and may excel in dynamic and fast-paced environments.

Overall, the name Reeva represents qualities of strength, determination, and agility. It describes a person who can navigate challenges with speed and efficiency while standing up for their beliefs.


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Overall UK ranking: 275 out of 5581

172 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (216)

Historical popularity of Reeva

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