Given Name NANAYA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: 𒀭𒈾𒈾𒀀 (Sumerian Cuneiform, Akkadian Cuneiform)

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, possibly related to INANNA. This was the name of a goddess worshipped by the Sumerians and Akkadians. She was later conflated with the goddesses Anahita and Aphrodite.
VARIANTS: Nanaea, Nanaia (Semitic Mythology)
Entry updated July 11, 2018