Kya

Kya - A very unique female name



  Mar 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kya appeared on the charts for the first time in 1992 on position #3261. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kya? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kya. The baby girl name Kya was given to 117 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1350 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 12,079 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kya peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2004 on position 701.



Famous with this name

Kya Garwood
Kya Kruse
Kya Haywood


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Rating: 4/5 (7 people)


Kya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kya is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #455 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,416.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kya is where you live.


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Kya origin and meaning

Kya is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kya, pop culture references for the name Kya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kya

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kya, sorted by popularity.

Kay / Kasey / Keisha / Kaye / Kacie / Kacey / Kaci / Kia / Kaya / Kaia /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121350
20111242
20101134
20091311
20081142
2007995
2006939
2005912
2004701
2003830
2002914
2001896
20001244
19991624
19982464
19963909
19952848
19941743
19923261

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah455
Oklahoma547
Iowa575
Wisconsin584
Ohio624
Washington732
Michigan757
Colorado826
Missouri1031
Virginia1251
North Carolina1290
Illinois1385
California1651
Texas2416

Even more about Kya


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kya a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kya?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2004
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 12,079
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1992
2012 births +117

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