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


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

What is the origin of the name Awa?

Awa is an Old German boys name, but also a girls name as a variant of Ava. Ava is a form of the Hebrew name Eve, but also a Persian name and a short varian of Germanic names beginning with “Avi-“.
Awa is a palindrome name, it can be spelled the same way forward or backward.

What does the name Awa mean?

The boy’s name Ava means “water”. The girl’s name Ava means “power” (in Germanic), “sound” and “voice” (in Persian) or “life”, “living one”, “source of life” and “mother of life” (in Hebrew).

Pronunciation of Awa

Popularity of the name Awa

The name Awa is ranked #4570 overall.

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