From AGr. polytonic|Îá½Î± (Heua) < Hebrew ×××|×Ö·×Ö¸Ö¼× (havah) = 'life; living one; lively; giving life'.
- According to the Bible and Qur'an, the first woman and mother of the human race; Adam's wife.
- given name|female|from Hebrew|.
1611 â w:King James Version of the Bible|King James Version of the Bible, s:Bible (King James)/Genesis|Genesis 3:20
:And Adam called his wife's name Eve; because she was the mother of all living.
1904 â w:Mark Twain|Mark Twain, s:Extracts from Adam's Diary|Extracts from Adam's Diary
:After all these years, I see that I was mistaken about Eve in the beginning; it is better to live outside the Garden with her than inside it without her.
Amharic: áááá (Hiywan)
Arabic: ARchar|ØÙØ§Ø¡ (Ä§awwÄâ)
Bosnian: Eva f
Croatian: Eva f
Czech: Eva#Czech|Eva f
French: Ãve f
Greek: ÎÏÎ± (Eva) f, ÎÏÎ· (Evi) f
Ancient Greek: polytonic|Îá½Î± (Heua) f
Hebrew: ×××|×Ö·×Ö¸Ö¼× (Havah)
Kurdish: Hawa f
Polish: Ewa f
Russian: ÐÐ²Ð° f
Scottish Gaelic: Eubha
:Cyrillic: ÐÐ²Ð° f
:Roman: Eva f
Eva, Evie, Evy, Eveleen, Evelyn, Evelynn
Category:English proper nouns
Category:Female given names