Taya

Taya - A very unique female name



  Jul 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Taya, meaning young, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1968 on position #2355. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Taya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Taya? 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 Taya. The baby girl name Taya was given to 65 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1791 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 21,742 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Taya peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 1998 on position 651.



Famous with this name

Taya Parker
Taya Straton
Taya Nimcharoenpong


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Taya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Taya is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #205 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,138.

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 Taya is where you live.


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Taya origin and meaning

Taya is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means young. To see famous people named Taya, pop culture references for the name Taya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Taya

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

Tia / Thea / Theda / Toya / Tea / Tehya / Theo / Thuy / Thao / Tai /

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
20121791
20111820
20101126
2009970
20081348
20071289
20061232
20051157
20041025
20031006
2002949
2001963
2000926
1999747
1998651
1997930
19964763
19954775
19924842
19913315
19894567
19863980
19843764
19823729
19813670
19772676
19762539
19742138
19732190
19722364
19713030
19703017
19682355

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana205
Utah369
Iowa589
Minnesota690
Massachusetts773
Wisconsin875
Washington1224
California1825
Texas3138

Even more about Taya


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 Taya 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 Taya?

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
1998
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Taya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 21,742
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1968
2012 births +65

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