Spanish place-name
"covered in snow"

Nevada Origin and Meaning

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

Named for its snowcapped mountains, Nevada is a state name which, unlike Carolina, Montana, and Dakota, has been relatively undiscovered. Warning: today's unvisited place-name could become tomorrow's trampled tourist attraction.

# 950 in the US

Nevada Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Nevada

  • Nevada Stoody HayesAmerican socialite
  • Nevada BarrAmerican author

Nevada in Pop Culture

  • NevadaState in the USA.