[ 3 syll. da-vi-da, dav-ida ] The baby girl name Davida is pronounced D-ahBIY-D-aa- †. Davida has its origins in the Hebrew language. It is used largely in English and German. It is a biblical name derived from the word dod which is of the meaning 'beloved, favorite, darling, friend'. The generic name has been used in the Old Testament of the Bible.
Davida is a form of the Scottish and English Davina.
Davida is the feminine version of the Armenian, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Portuguese, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavic, and Spanish David.
Davida has 13 forms that are used in English and foreign languages. English forms of the name include Dabida, Daveda, Daveen, Daveisha, Davene, Davesia, Daveta, Davetta, Davette, and Davita. Another English variant is the contracted form Vida (also used in Hebrew, Indian, and Spanish). Forms used in foreign languages include the Scottish Davina and the Hawaiian Kawika.
See also the related form, the name Davalinda.
Davida is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Davida, Davina was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Davida include Davita (English), Devahuti (Indian), and Davette.
† Pronunciation for Davida: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"