Gender: Female Pronunciation: VY-da; VEE-da Meaning of Vida: "life" Origin of Vida: Spanish

Vida Origin and Meaning

The name Vida is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "life".

Like Vita and Viva, one of several similar life-affirming names, this one was chosen by Matthew McConaughey and his Portuguese-born wife Camila. Vida may also be a diminutive of Davida. Australian suffragette and human rights campainer Vida Goldstein is an notable bearer of this name.

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Pop Culture References for the name Vida

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Estrela Says:


Vida means life in Portuguese too.

AriellaBar Says:


Great meaning and pretty sound.

indiefendi2 Says:


Could also be a cool nickname for Vivian/Viviana/etc.

Mona Says:


Living la Vida Loca!

Ruby Says:


Camila Alves McConaughey is from Brazil, not Portugal.