Naya

Naya - A very unique female name



  Mar 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Naya appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #3098. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Naya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Naya? 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 Naya. The baby girl name Naya was given to 118 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1346 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,977 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Naya peaked in popularity 17 years ago in 2000 on position 1176.



Famous with this name

Naya Rivera
Gor? Naya
Rokuro Naya


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Naya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Naya is currently topping the baby name charts in Hawaii at position #266 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,522.

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 Naya is where you live.


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Naya origin and meaning

Naya is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Naya, pop culture references for the name Naya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Naya

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

Naomi / Nina / Nia / Noemi / Nannie / Nona / Nan / Nya / Nyah / Neha /

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
20121346
20111651
20101527
20091936
20082052
20071876
20062463
20052113
20042030
20031411
20021452
20011226
20001176
19991236
19981233
19971666
19962676
19952564
19943146
19932870
19923513
19914019
19903098

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Hawaii266
New Mexico425
Oregon681
Massachusetts898
Florida927
California946
New Jersey963
Illinois1147
New York1348
Texas1453
North Carolina1522

Even more about Naya


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 Naya 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 Naya?

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 Naya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,977
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +118

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