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


Liv is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Liv?

The Scandinavian name Liv is a younger form of the Old Norse name Líf. Besides, Liv is a short form of Olivia.

What does the name Liv mean?

Liv means “protection” (from Old Norse “hlíf”) or “life” (from modern Scandinavian “liv” or Old Norse “líf”) and “olive” or “peaceful” (from Olivia).

Pronunciation of Liv

Variants of the name Liv


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Popularity of the name Liv

The name Liv is ranked #175 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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