Spanish place-name
"covered in snow"

Nevada Origin and Meaning

The name Nevada is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "covered in snow".

Western place-name that feels equally appropriate for both genders. Note: Natives say rhyme that second syllable with had, so it's not nehv-AH-da.

Famous People Named Nevada

  • Krisnan Nevada InuAustralian Rugby League player
  • Nevada Catomale singer

Nevada in Pop Culture

  • Nevada is one of the 50 US states
  • Nevada Smithcharacter and film title from 1966 Steve McQueen movie