Name Alva Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alva

1878

Alva is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Alva thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Alva

Alva is a Scandinavian girl’s name and is considered a feminine form of the boy’s name Alvar. Besides, Alva is a Hebrew boy’s name.

What is the meaning of the name Alva?

The unisex name Alva means “elf” and “army” for girls (from Old Norse “alfr”) and “His Highness” or “exalted one” and “sublime” for boys (from Hebrew “alá/עָלָה” = to ascend/to rise)

Pronunciation of Alva

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Popularity of the name Alva

The name Alva is ranked #1878 overall.

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