[ ee-vuh ]

  1. a female given name, form of Eve.

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Other definitions for EVA (2 of 2)


  1. extravehicular activity.

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How to use Eva in a sentence

  • Eva Dirkmal threw herself at the feet of the priest, and covered his hands with tears and kisses.

    Black Diamonds | Mr Jkai
  • I do not wonder you thought it worth your while to follow up the pair, if one of them is named Adams and the other Eva.

    The Circular Study | Anna Katharine Green
  • But she—innocent young Eva—little knew of the sensation she had caused by the rare beauty of her blossoming womanhood.

    Julian Home | Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  • And if I am, I shall hope very soon to exchange it for a happier fellowship, Eva.

    Julian Home | Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  • What youth calls long, my Eva; but not long for those who are walking into the shadow down the hill.

    Julian Home | Dean Frederic W. Farrar

British Dictionary definitions for EVA


/ astronautics /

abbreviation for
  1. extravehicular activity

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