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Female Female Name


Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Name of unknown origin and meaning. Theories include

1) Female form of Eivar (see Eyvar) [1]

2) Variant form of Eivor (see Eyvǫr) [1]

3) Creative spelling of Ava (English pronunciation) [1]

Related Names

Eiva Finish Norwegian Swedish
Eyva Icelandic Swedish


Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Eiva
Genitive: Eivan
Partitive: Eivaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Eiva
Genitive: Eivas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Eiva
Genitive: Eivas


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Eiva.

Sources: [2] [3] [4] [5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Own theory.
  2. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  3. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi