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Meaning:Mother
Gender:Female
Origin:Arabic
Form of :Maja
Variants:Майя
Similar sound boys:Menno, Man, Mon, Meine, Manny, Mâni, Miye, Mano
Similar sound girls:Mia, Mina, Mya, Manon, Maia, Mae, Ma, M
Rating:
4.5/5
stars 10 votes
Easy to write: 4/5 stars 9 votes
Easy to remember: 4.5/5 stars 9 votes
Pronunciation: 4/5 stars 9 votes
English pronunciation: 4.5/5 stars 10 votes
Opinion foreigners: 4.5/5 stars 10 votes
Nicknames:Yaya, May, Magoo, Mauler, Maya Papaya, Maysie, May-May, Yami, Depeche Mode, My, Penut, M, Maymay, Yanni, Papia
Names of brothers:Max, Micha, Joshua, Ralph
Names of sisters:Mariah, Isabelle, Sadie, Grace, Olivia, Muriel, Melanie, Kaelynn, Rowan, Bethany, Indigo
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Popularity Maya per year



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(Maya is used in the Netherlands 5 times as a boys name, and 1089 is a girls name.)

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Comments by Maya


Maya (21 years old) 2015-04-12
I was named after Maya Angelou, and I'm one of the only white people I know with my name! Also, people tend to misspell it without help, and older people often butcher it.
Maya (25 years old) 2017-11-10
its beautiful
Maya (13 years old) 2018-01-14
I’m a set of triplets there’s me Maya my brother Micha and my sister Mariah
Maya (13 years old) 2018-02-28
i am mixed with white and puerto rican as well
Maya (15 years old) 2018-03-21
It's spelled Maya (My-ah)
Maya (17 years old) 2018-04-20
EVERYONE pronounces my name "mya or myer" when I pronounce it "may-a" it's insane how literally no one can pronounce it right lol.

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