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Alva Meaning


What does Alva mean?

The name Alva is of Spanish and Latin origin.

The meaning of Alva is "blonde, fair skinned".

It is also of Hebrew origin, where its meaning is "sublime".

Alva is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Al-va.

The Given Name Alva

Alva appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Refined yet sweet, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Wrap it up and take it home, Alva may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Alva Myrdal.

Alva Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,861 in baby name popularity for girls with 27 occurrences. It ranked 7,596 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,818 in baby name popularity for girls with 21 occurrences. It ranked 6,342 in baby name popularity for boys with 13 occurrences.

View the Alva Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Alva has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Alva to other names.

Alva Related Names

Famous Alvas

  • Alva Myrdal ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 1982

Alva Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Alva.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Alva Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Alva in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Alva.

Just for fun, see the name Alva in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Alva in Nautical Flags page.