Ada

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #436 in 2013 and #382 in 2014.

Famous People

Ada Maris (TV Actress), Ada Williams (Movie Actress), Ada \"Bricktop\" Smith (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Short form of Germanic names beginning with adal ‎(“noble”), such as Adelaide. Also Latinized form of Hebrew Adah. The programming language takes its name from Ada Lovelace.

Meaning(s):

-(computing) A programming language.

-( female name -comes from the Germanic language-)

In Swedish

Origin: First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1762. Short form of names like Adela, and of biblical Hebrew origin. Cognate with English Ada.

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Czech

Meaning(s):

-A diminutive of Czech male first names beginning with Ad-, such as Adam.

-( female name) and a nickname from women's names beginning with Ad-.

In Norwegian

Origin: Short for Germanic names beginning with Adel-, and also of Biblical Hebrew origin. Cognate with English Ada. Used as a given name in Norway since the 1850s.

Meaning(s):

-Adah (Biblical figure)

-( female name)