[ 3 syll. jo-vi-ta, jov-ita ] The baby girl name Jovita is pronounced HHow-VIY-Taa (Spanish) †. Jovita is of Latin origin. It is used mainly in Portuguese and Spanish. The name Jovita means 'dedicated to Jove'.
Jovita is a form of the Slavic Jovana.
Jovita is the feminine equivalent of the Latin Jovinus.
Another form of the name is the shortening Jovi.
Jovita is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1930, 0.005% of baby girls were named Jovita. It had a ranking of #925 then. The baby name has dropped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very light scale now. Out of all girl names in its family, Jovita was nevertheless the most widely used in 2015.
† Pronunciation for Jovita: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"