♀ Name Riva – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Riva

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Riva is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Riva

Riva is a variant of the name Rivka, which is a modern Hebrew form of the name Rebecca.

Meaning of Riva

Riva means “captivating” (from Hebrew “ribhqeh/ריבקה” = connection or Semitic “rbq/רבק” = to tie firmly/to join/to snare). By the way, in Italian, riva means “shore” or “riverside”.

Pronunciation of Riva

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