Tova

Tova - A very unique female name



  Apr 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tova, meaning good, pleasing, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #2191. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tova and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tova? 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 Tova. The baby girl name Tova was given to 34 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2392 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 41,566 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tova peaked in popularity 32 years ago in 1985 on position 1768.



Famous with this name

Tova Magnusson-Norling
Tova Asher
Tova Leigh


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Tova is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tova is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #681 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,475.

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 Tova is where you live.


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Tova origin and meaning

Tova is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means good, pleasing. To see famous people named Tova, pop culture references for the name Tova and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tova

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

Toby / Tobi / Tavia / Toba / Tobie / Tobey / Taffy / Tovah / Thavy / Tippi /

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
20122392
20112794
20102651
20093327
20082529
20072446
20063738
20052841
20042673
20032582
20022712
20012341
20002370
19993333
19982998
19972319
19962257
19952411
19942565
19932217
19922626
19912269
19902627
19892312
19882193
19871932
19862074
19851768
19841921
19831935
19822659
19811825
19802745
19792352
19782556
19772556
19762218
19752505
19741984
19732608
19722370
19712115
19702146
19692222
19681864
19662283
19642298
19621987
19592025
19542281
19531988
19522191

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey681
New York1266
Florida2298
California3475

Even more about Tova


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 Tova 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 Tova?

2 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
1985
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tova
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 41,566
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1952
2012 births +34

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