Definition of viva in English:

viva

exclamation

  • Long live! (used to express acclaim or support for a specified person or thing)

    ‘“Viva Mexico!”’
    • ‘He ended his speech with: ‘Sophiatown forever, viva Sophiatown’, which was greeted with enthusiastic nods by the crowd of around 60 people.’

noun

  • A cry of the exclamation "Viva!" as a salute or cheer.

Origin

Italian and Spanish.

Pronunciation

viva

/ˈvēvə/