One of the great hits of our day, Ava still calls up the image of sultry Hollywood beauty Ava Gardner. The name has become a wildly popular celebrity and non-celeb fave, landing in the top 10 year after year. If you’re looking for a unique name, this probably isn’t it. But if you’re looking for a graceful and glamourous name, you’ve found it with Ava.


  • english:
  • hebrew: Like a bird
  • persian: Voice

Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 2

Famous Namesakes:

Actress Ava Gardner

Celebrity Babies:

Daughter of Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe, Daughter of Aidan Quinn,Daughter of Heather Locklear and Richie Sanbora, Daughter of Martina McBride, Daughter of Mark-Paul Gosselaar