Origin of Ada1
Examples from the Web for ada
Eventually, she read into the ADA and wrote again, threatening legal action unless she was accommodated.TEDx Talks Have a Disability Problem—but This Incredible Young Woman Is Working to Change That|Nina Strochlic|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When Wales and his new wife had a daughter in 2011, they named her Ada, after Lady Lovelace.
It also harkened back to Ada Lovelace, who asserted that machines would be able to do almost anything, except think on their own.
McAndrews agreed that the androgenic hormone pill would be problematic for those with a genetic propensity for ADA.Birth Control Made My Hair Fall Out, and I’m Not the Only One|Molly Oswaks|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the puppies grew, she wanted to keep dressing them, so she started making them sweaters and Ada Nieves for Pets was born.Kitty CATure Fashion Show, An Amazing Dog and Cat Fashion Show, Happened In New York This Weekend|Lori-Lee Emshey|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ada and Isabel were inseparable, and it was astonishing how much Lucy and Emily had to say.Isabel Leicester|Clotilda Jennings
Caddy sat upon the other side of me, next to Ada, to whom we imparted the whole history of the engagement as soon as we got back.
Ada listened, and her cheek glowed with animation, for she was an enthusiast in the cause of the Greeks.The Pirate of the Mediterranean|W.H.G. Kingston
Hazel Ripwinkley, and very often Ada Geoffrey, was here at these travelling parties.The Other Girls|Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
"I expect to be Ada's friend all my life," said Pauline laughingly, but with a little ring of purpose in her voice.Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908|Lucy Maud Montgomery
Word Origin for Ada
fem. proper name, from Hebrew Adha, literally "ornament."