Ava

Female

Meaning

Like A Bird

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/ˈeɪvə/

Traits associated with the name Ava:

Dogs named Ava tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Ava?

Naming your dog Ava suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong appreciation for the beauty and strength of femininity.

Is Ava a good dog name?

Ava has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Ava isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Naming your dog Ava is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Ava was, in the past month, the 194th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Ava is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Ava was viewed 0 times, and liked 7 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Ava's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Ava is most adored in Washington, Tennessee and North Dakota.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in District of Columbia, Maryland and Delaware.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Ava.

Most popular breeds named Ava:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Rottweiler
  4. Shih Tzu
  5. Dachshund

Ava is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

This moniker harks back to silver screen siren Ava Gardner's era.

nature dog names
nature

Derived from Avani, meaning earth in Sanskrit, symbolizing life and vitality.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes elegance and charm, reminiscent of Hollywood icon Ava Gardner.

posh dog names
posh

Derived from high society, it echoes silver screen legend Ava Gardner.

Dog names like Ava:

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Ivy
Climbing Vine Plant
Star
Amy
Beloved
Gracious, Merciful
Ava dog name meaning

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