The name Viveca is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "alive, life; place of refuge". Viveca and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
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This is one of the most exotic and feminine of the V-names meaning life, and it's sure to gain more attention as the whole sisterhood of Viv- names rise.
Celebrated Swedish actress Viveca Lindfors, born Elsa Viveca was one of several notables bearing this pretty, feminine V-name in a variety of spellings, including Viveca Paulin, the Swedish-born wife of Will Ferrell and the non-Scandinavian Vivica A. Fox.