[ 2 syll. re-va, rev-a ] The baby girl name Reva is pronounced RIY-Vaa- †. Reva's origin is Sanskrit and French, and its use, English. From Sanskrit roots, its meaning is 'the sacred Narmada River'.
Reva is an English variant spelling of the Hebrew and English Riva.
Forms of Reva include the names Ravit, Reava, Reeva, Revah, Revaya, Revia, and Revya.
Other variants of Reva include the English diminutive form Ree and the contraction Rev.
See also the related categories, sacred (holy), river, sanskrit, and french.
Reva is uncommon as a baby name for girls. At the modest height of its usage in 1921, 0.027% of baby girls were given the name Reva. It ranked at #352 then. The baby name has since markedly declined in popularity, and is of only sporadic use now. Within all girl names in its group, Reva was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Reva include Riva, Ryvah, Raba, Rabab, Rabbah, Rabi, Rafa, Rafya, Rahab, Rahabb, Rahabe, Rapha, Raphae, Raphu, Ravonne, Reba, Rebbie, Rebi, Reby, and Revah.
† Pronunciation for Reva: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"