Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MIE-ə
, MAY-ə
  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Variant of MAIA (1). This name can also be given in reference to the Maya peoples, a Native American culture who built a great civilization in southern Mexico and Latin America.

Related Names

VariantMya
Other Languages & CulturesMaja(Croatian) Maja, Maj(Danish) Maïa(French) Maia(Georgian) Maja(German) Maia(Greek Mythology) Maja, Maj(Norwegian) Maja(Polish) Maia(Portuguese) Maia(Roman Mythology) Maja(Serbian) Maja(Slovene) Maja, Maj(Swedish)
Same SpellingMaya (1), Maya (3)
User SubmissionMaya

Popularity

People think this name is

youthful   natural   wholesome   refined   simple  

Name Days

Bulgaria: May 1

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Entry updated January 22, 2019