Given Name MAYA (1)

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: माया (Sanskrit, Hindi, Marathi)

Meaning & History

Means "illusion" in Sanskrit. In Buddhist tradition this is the name of the mother of Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha). This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.

Categories

dancers, directors, goddesses, mothers, womens history

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Maya (2), Maya (3)
USER SUBMISSION: Maya