Chava Origin and Meaning

The name Chava is girl's name of Hebrew, Yiddish origin meaning "life".
The Biblical form of Eve. English speakers may find the forms Ava or Eve easier in everyday life, but Chava is a lovely variation for a family that speaks Hebrew or Yiddish.

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Famous People Named Chava

  • Chava voor in 't HoltDutch actress

Chava in Pop Culture

  • Chavathird daughter in the musical "Fiddler on the Roof"
  • Chavagolem in "The Golem and the Djinni" by Helene Wecker
  • ''Chav'' or ''Charver'' (pronounced chava) is a UK slang term for a lowerclass thug