Meaning:From the shore; Maiden; To bind
Riva is a girl's name of Hebrew origin. It means "maiden" or "from the sea." But its meanings don’t stop with the rolling tides; Riva also symbolizes restoration, with an alternative definition of this given name being "to bind." Whatever meaning a new parent wishes to identify with, Riva is an elegant and timeless name for your beautiful bundle of joy.

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