From Arctic Canadian Aua meaning 'little shore spirit', related to avataa = 'area immediately off the coast' 
|Female ♀||Male ♂|
|#: count of main first name only|
|&: count of both main and additional first names|
| Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.
No recent statistics trend found in databases for Ava (m).
However, statistics data has been found for the female variant. This indicates that this name is more common as a female name in the Nordic countries, see Ava (female name).