Maiya

Maiya - A very unique female name



  Sep 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Maiya appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #4536. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Maiya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Maiya? 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 Maiya. The baby girl name Maiya was given to 85 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1581 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 16,626 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Maiya peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 2000 on position 1026.



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Maiya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Maiya is currently topping the baby name charts in Oregon at position #655 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,929.

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 Maiya is where you live.


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Maiya origin and meaning

Maiya is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Maiya, pop culture references for the name Maiya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Maiya

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

Mia / Minnie / Mae / Maya / Mamie / Mya / Mona / May / Maia / Mina /

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
20121581
20111407
20101290
20091228
20081326
20071282
20061611
20051327
20041933
20031533
20021476
20011549
20001026
19991288
19981251
19971553
19961395
19951365
19942160
19932336
19923503
19904536

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oregon655
Florida783
Colorado838
New York1046
Ohio1067
Pennsylvania1517
California1581
Texas1929

Even more about Maiya


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 Maiya 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 Maiya?

2 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
2000
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Maiya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 16,626
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +85

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