Name: Nova

Origin and Meaning of the Name Nova

  • Meaning:
    New
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (NOH vah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Nova)
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Miscellaneous Info for Nova

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    "Nova" is perhaps best known for being the name of a model of Chevrolet. It is derived from the Latin word for "new."

Similar Names to Nova for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Nova (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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