A new baby brings joy, happiness, and…. unending questions and decisions!
At least it feels that way when you’re expecting. You have to decide where your baby will sleep, eat, and everything else.
The biggest decision, though, is what you’ll name your baby.
Considering how important a name is, it’s understandable that parents spend hours searching for the perfect first name.
But if you focus all of your energy on the first name, you might burn out before finding a great middle name.
That’s why I’ve been putting together my How To Pick A Middle Name series. So with a quick glance, you can find the perfect middle name for your daughter!
Without any further ado, here are the best middle names for a girl named Eva.
I’ve compiled these from baby name databases, parent discussion forums, and other sources then whittled them down to the ones I personally think sound the best.
Hope it helps!
Middle name ideas for a girl named Eva
Let’s get right into it… the list!
These are real suggestions from real parents of real Evas. Below are the best runners-up, or even their first choices they actually used. I’ve also thrown in a few middle name ideas of my own.
My favorite middle names for Eva are Eva Michelle and Eva Renee.
I like how these two-syllable names flow so well with the name Eva. There are so many choices, though, so you should pick the ones that sound the best to you!
Meaning of the name Eva
According to BabyCenter, Eva is a name of Hebrew origin, meaning “life.”
It also is a form of the name Eve, reminiscent of Eve and Adam in the garden of Eden. Another meaning is “living one.”
Eva is number 73 on the popularity list for girl names for 2022. It has moved down about 5 spaces since 2021.
Some famous people with the name Eva are actress Eva Jacqueline Longoria and Eva Peron, the former First Lady of Argentina (and the subject of the popular Broadway musical, Evita).
Didn’t fall in love with anything on the list?
Visit some parenting discussion forums like Nameberry, Babycenter, or even Reddit. Use the search function to find “middle names for Eva” and you’ll uncover tons of old threads that are full of ideas. You can even start a new thread to get some fresh input.
Next, have you considered any other names? There’s Arabella, Belle, and Valentina, to name a few.
Finally, here are some guides that might help in your early days with the baby:
- What to do if baby won’t burp
- What to do if baby drinks old/spoiled milk
- What to do if you can’t get the car seat tight
Hope this helps!