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Gender: Female Pronunciation: vee-tah Meaning of Vita: "life" Origin of Vita: Latin

The name Vita is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "life". Vita and is often added to lists like Attitude Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose... Name Game- GIRLS".

From the experts:

Vital and vivacious, Vita is stirring back to life along with many of her V-themed sisters -- Vivian, Vivica -- and is becoming a new celebrity baby favorite.

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Famous People Named Vita

Victoria Mary "Vita" Sackville-West, English poet, artist, and lover of Virginia Woolf
Vitalina "Vita" Sidorkina, Russian model
Vita Robinson, New Zealand rugby union player
Vita Styopina, Ukrainian high jumper
Vita Oleksandrivna Semerenko, Ukrainian biathlete
Vita Marissa, Indonesian badminton player
Vita Chambers, Barbadian-Canadian singer
Vitalina "Vita" Nel, South African beach volleyball player
Helen Vita, Swiss singer
Natasha Vita-More (born Nancie Clark), American designer and author
Bella Vita Bardot Boreanaz, daughter of actor David Boreanaz
Vita McKenzie (b. 2009), daughter of New Zealand comedian Bret McKenzie

Pop Culture References for the name Vita

Vita, character in anime "Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha"
The Playstation Vita- handheld video game device by Sony
Vita Alto, character in "The Sims 3" computer game

Vitia, Vitella, Veeta, Vitka, Vitel

Vita's International Variations

Vicuska (Hungarian)


katinka Says:


Beautiful, sophisticated name. It feels vintage and feminine but also bold and punchy. This would be a perfect alternative to the popular Ava.

indiefendi2 Says:


it's also means white in Swedish--it could be a cousin of Bianca! Very cute and lively name.

Windy Says:


My daughters name is Harlow Vita. Vita sounds so pretty to me😊

lizway Says:


I've heard this as a nickname for Victoria and Vittoria, as an alternative to Tori.

lavendel Says:


I actually like this as an alternative nickname for Victoria.

Luísa Says:


Awesome name!

boymom11 Says:


good middle name

Orchid_Lover Says:


Interesting but it never catches on...maybe it reminds people too much of vitamins or juicers?