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    Would you like to learn more about the popularity, history and meaning of the name Ava?

    Popularity of the name Ava

    According to the Social Security Administration, Ava was the 5th most popular baby girl’s name in America in 2021, and the 3rd from 2016 to 2020! It was in the 4th spot in 2015,. So, this precious name has definitely held steady at the top of the charts in popularity over the last several years!

    Average number of web searches for the name Ava over time

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    Ava shown on our Baby Lamb background with Black and Pink Mats

    If you would you like to see what Ava looks like on all of our beautiful art quality backgrounds, Click here…

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    History and meaning of the name Ava

    Ava is a name that dates back to medieval times with Germanic origins and also derives from Latin, French and Old English, and means “a songbird” (diminutive of the Latin word “Avis”, meaning “bird of song”, and the French name “Aveline”, meaning “little bird”), and “the breath of life” (from “Eve” – meaning “life giving”). Also, the name “Ava”, with its first letter of “A”, starts with the most popular first letter of girls’ names in America (followed in order by “E” and “M”).

    The meaning of Ava is universal in several languages and has long been one of the most popular girl names, and LindseyBoo strives for accuracy in researching the origins and meanings of names.

    The name Ava on LindseyBoo Ballerina background with purple and pink mats
    Ava shown on our Ballerina background with Purple and Pink mats

    If you would you like to see what Ava looks like on all of our beautiful art quality backgrounds, Click here…

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    Variations we’ve done on the name Ava

    Click on any name below to see how it looks with different background and mat combinations.

    Ava Elizabeth

    Ava Grace

    Ava Marie

    Ava Michelle

    Ava Nicole

    Ava Rae

    Ava Victoria





    Famous People named Ava

    A famous Ava was the beautiful actress Ava Gardner! Another famous Ava is the young model and actress, Ava Phillippe, the look-alike daughter of beloved actress Reese Witherspoon.

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    Ava shown on our Hanging at the Beach background with a Lilac mat

    If you would you like to see what Ava looks like on all of our beautiful art quality backgrounds, Click here…

    Meaning of the name Ava

    Your Ava

    Does your Ava love to sing and is she full of life? More than likely, yes, and she matches her name! It’s always so interesting to me when I hear from our customers about how the meanings of names really do match their namesakes!

    I hope you’ve enjoyed reading about the beautiful name Ava, and the poem with several different backgrounds and mat combinations shown here in this blog. Please remember that any name can be combined with any art background and mat combination of your choice!

    Thank you for reading my blog about Ava! Have fun perusing our website, looking up the names of your family, friends and loved ones – and in the rare event we don’t have the name you’re looking for, I am happy to write it for you at no extra charge!

    If you enjoy reading about the popularity and meanings of names, check out my in-depth article “What’s in a Name?”

    What’s in a name?

    Here is a short excerpt:

    “We believe all children are gifts to our world, and their beautiful, deeply thought-out names deserve to be memorialized in poetry, meant to not only capture the wonderful feelings the gift giver has for the recipient, but also the wonderful characteristics and attributes of the recipient.

    As King Solomon aptly stated, “A good name is rather to be chosen than riches.”

    Click here to read the full article.

    I’d love to hear from you! Please let me know if my poem for Ava matches your sweet child, or someone you know.

    If you would like to learn more about how Sharon started writing these beautiful poems, please read Sharon’s story here.

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