Gender: Female Meaning of Viveca: "alive, life; place of refuge" Origin of Viveca: Scandinavian from Teutonic

Viveca Origin and Meaning

The name Viveca is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "alive, life; place of refuge".

This is one of the most exotic and feminine of the 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.

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Famous People Named Viveca

Pop Culture References for the name Viveca

Vivica, Viveka, Vivika, Vivecka

Viveca's International Variations

Vivia (Italian) Vibeke (Danish)


paulapuddephatt Says:


Love this name so much

roseofjune Says:


This is THE name. I'm not letting go of Viveca.

Floris Says:


Doesn't this mean war according to behindthename...?

Guest Says:


Mixes my love of Danica and Vivian. 😍

Giinkies Says:


I love, love, love this name. I much prefer it to Vivian and all it's various spellings.