Eve

Eve - A very unique female name



  Mar 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Eve, meaning life, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #439. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Eve and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Eve? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Eve. The baby girl name Eve was given to 470 baby girls in 2012, ranking #567 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,007 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Eve peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 439.



Famous with this name

Alice Eve
Eve Miller
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Eve is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Eve is currently topping the baby name charts in Alaska at position #205 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,542.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Eve is where you live.


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Eve origin and meaning

Eve is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means life. To see famous people named Eve, pop culture references for the name Eve and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Eve

We've found the following names that sound similar to Eve, sorted by popularity.

Eva / Effie / Evie / Evy / Evey / Evia / Ebba / Evah / Evee / Ebbie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012567
2011552
2010595
2009584
2008673
2007632
2006596
2005671
2004606
2003572
2002569
2001530
2000558
1999705
1998950
19971148
19961184
19951307
19941248
19931296
19921225
19911248
19901215
19891108
19881255
19871308
19861125
19851059
19841089
1983954
1982857
1981811
1980801
1979844
1978792
1977751
1976714
1975667
1974670
1973857
1972716
1971683
1970665
1969666
1968681
1967679
1966655
1965606
1964624
1963578
1962553
1961579
1960586
1959584
1958615
1957587
1956550
1955576
1954607
1953634
1952664
1951678
1950894
1949885
1948858
1947778
1946753
1945696
1944713
1943749
1942889
1941707
1940843
1939948
19381011
19371136
1936969
19351002
1934818
1933849
1932897
1931848
1930920
1929765
1928725
1927856
1926924
1925871
1924754
1923859
1922883
1921766
1920740
1919670
1918645
1917580
1916558
1915566
1914465
1913456
1912491
1911462
1910439

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alaska205
New Hampshire253
Massachusetts253
Minnesota281
Utah285
Wisconsin354
Idaho366
New Jersey374
Ohio394
Oregon406
Connecticut418
Michigan441
Pennsylvania485
Maryland499
Illinois511
New York515
Washington552
Virginia564
Arizona612
California620
Iowa653
Missouri659
Colorado660
Kentucky678
North Carolina679
Florida689
Indiana738
Tennessee749
Texas969
Georgia1542

Even more about Eve


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Eve a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Eve?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Eve
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,007
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +470

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