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Girl Names Ending with -ya

Ya ending baby names and what they mean, with 255 results. -ya names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names reached its apex 7 years ago (USAGE OF 1.09%) and has remained as widespread to this day (USAGE 1.05%, 3.8%), but with names such as Tonya becoming somewhat dated. The trendier names for newborns among these are Arya (#169), Freya (#330), Amaya (#204), Anaya (#395) and Ariya (#683), while Andaya (TOP 18%) and Paya (66%) are conventional -ya surnames. Here is the list of -ya names for boys.

-ya names

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Aanya - Annsonya

Aanya and variants

Aanya, var. Anya1
Root fr. Sanskrit, Hindi elements. "Inexhaustibility; other, another person." Aaniya is also a marginally prominent baby name.

Form of Agatha. Source fr. Greek language. "Good, honorable." Unusual, but Agafiya is comparable to common last names Awaya (TOP 99%), Araya (9%), with the -ya suffix.


Var. of Alaia. Stems fr. Arabic, Hebrew, Basque. "Exalted, sublime; to ascend; joyful." Alaya has increased in popularity as a children's name since 1880-1889. See also Alya.

Form of Alegra. Based on Latin language. "Cheerful." Alegrya is unusual as a baby name.

Aliya and variants

Aliya, var. Aaliya
Root fr. Hebrew word. "Exalted, sublime." Aliya and Aaliya became more popular in 2016, rising +82 rankings as baby names with Aliya rising the most.

Form of Alla. .. Also a short form for Al .. Not in Top 2000. See also Alys.

Alya2, var. Aalya
From Arabic element. "Sublime." Aalya and Alya are intermittently used as first names.

Amelya, Ameliya, Amalya, Amaliya
Var. of Amelia. Stems fr. Latin, Old German elements. "Rival, eager work." Alulya and Avlya are creative variations.


Based on Basque, Japanese elements. "The end; night rain." Amaya became more popular in 2016, gaining +8 positions as a children's name to reach #204. See also Anaya.

Var. of Ambrosine. Source fr. Greek element. "Immortal." Not in Top 2000.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ya names: Aanya, Alaya, Aliya, Amaya, Amiya

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ya names: Amya, Anaya, Aniya, Anya

Amilya, Amiliya
Forms of Amilia. Stems fr. Latin element. "Amiable." Not in popularity charts.


Possibly derived from the Sanskrit word .. Amiya has surged in popularity since 1880-1889. See also Amina.


Form of Amy. Derived fr. Old French, Latin languages. "Beloved." A conventional girls' name.

Based on Old French, Latin words. "Beloved." Popularly used, with usage of 0.012% for Amya as a birth name in 2016, but lower than 0.013% the year before. See also Ame.

Anastasia and variants

Tasya, Tasiya, Stasya, Stasiya, Nastya, Nastassiya, Nastassya, Anya2, Anastasiya
Var. of Anastasia. Stems fr. Greek. "Resurrection." Adoption of Anastasiya, Nastassya, etc. as girls' names in 2016 was 10.4% less than a year ago.

Form of Anatolia. Source fr. Greek. "Break of day." Not that common as a birth name.

Anaya and variants

Anaya, var. Enaya
Root fr. Arabic language. "Care, protection." Used frequently as birth names, Anaya and Enaya are similar to the conventional Anahi.

Var. of Andrea. Root fr. Greek element. "Manly, virile." Andreya is rare as a first name.


Var. of Ania. Origin fr. Polish, Slavic elements. "He (God) has favored me." Aniya is familiar as a baby name compared to other versions. See also Anaya.

Ansonya, Annsonya
Forms of Ansonia. .. Possibly means son of Ann or .. Outside Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -ya names for girls.

1. Aanya - Annsonya
Aanya [Anya], Agatha [Agafiya], Alaia [Alaya], Alegra [Alegrya], Aliya [Aaliya], Alla [Alya], Alya [Aalya], Amelia [Amelya, ..], Amaya, Ambrosine [Ambrosiya], Amilia [Amilya, ..], Amiya, Amy [Amya], Amya, Anastasia [Tasya, ..], Anatolia [Anatolya], Anaya [Enaya], Andrea [Andreya], Ania [Aniya], Ansonia [Ansonya, ..]

Antalya [Antaliya], Anthemia [Anthemya], Anthea [Antheya], Antonia [Tonya, ..], Anne [Asya, ..], Anya [Inya, ..], Aria [Ariya], Arya, Asia [Asya], Athanasia [Atanasya], Eudocia [Avdotya], Aya, Bathsheba [Batya], Batya [Bitya], Barbara [Berbya, ..], Blasia [Blasya], Brittania [Brittanya], Bronwyn [Bronya], Bronya, Briar [Brya]

Carmel [Carmiya, ..], Alexandra [Lesya, ..], Cecilia [Sisiliya, ..], Celena [Cesya], Hania [Hannya, ..], Chantal [Chantoya], Chanya, Chaya, Hava [Haya, ..], Chava [Haya, ..], Clementine [Clementya], Constance [Constantya], Cornelia [Kornelya, ..], Crescent [Cressentya], Cynthia [Synthya, ..], Donna [Donya, ..], Dalia [Dalya, ..], Damia [Damya], Dana [Danya], Danielle [Danya]

Danna [Danya], Dara [Darya], Daria [Darya], Dorothy [Dosya, ..], Datya, Daya, Digna [Dinya, ..], Delia [Delya], Derora [Drorlya], Dumia [Dumiya], Eleuthera [Eleutherya], Elmira [Elmerya], Eithne [Enya], Enya [Ennya, ..], Euphemia [Evfemiya], Eugenia [Evgeniya], Eulalia [Evlaliya], Fawn [Fawnya, ..], Frances [Fanya], Stephanie [Stefya, ..]

Fenia [Fenya], Philothea [Filotheya], Freya [Fraya], Galya [Gallya], Galina [Galya], Virginia [Virgenya, ..], Geila [Geiliya], Galila [Gelilya], Angela [Gelya], Genna [Genaya], Ghaliya, Gilia [Giliya], Gioia [Joya, ..], Joy [Joya, ..], Gloria [Glorya, ..], Godfreya [Gotfreya], Grainne [Granya], Gregoria [Gregorya], Hadia [Hadya, ..], Hadiya

Halleli [Halleliya], Hedia [Hedya], Iliana [Illionya], Inaya [Anaya], India [Indya], Ionia [Ionya], Ivana [Ivanya], Ja- [Jakiya], Janae [Jennaya, ..], Jaya, Jae [Jaya], Jay [Jaya], Jessenia [Yessenya, ..], Jessica [Jessiya], Giulia [Jiuliya], Khadija [Khadiya, ..], Kaeya, Karinya, Katherine [Katya, ..], Catherine [Katya, ..]

Kataniya, Kathleen [Kathaleya], Kathy [Kathya], Ka- [Katiya], Katie [Katya, ..], Kaya, Kendra [Kendrya], Kenya [Kennya], Christina [Khristya], Kira [Kirya], Claudia [Klavdiya], Kornelia [Kornelya], Konstanze [Kostya], La- [Latoya, ..], Lalia [Lalya], Latanya [Latonya], Latoya [Letoya, ..], Lia [Liya, ..], Olena [Olenya, ..], Yalena [Lenya]

Lexie [Lexya], Leya, Livia [Livya], Liya [Leeya], Michaela [Mihaliya, ..], Maiya, Mary [Moya, ..], Marmara [Marnya], Marni [Marnya], Maria [Marya], Maia [Mya, ..], Maya [Mya, ..], May [Maya], Melanie [Melaniya], Melia [Melya], Mia [Meya], Mira [Mireya], Mireya [Maraya], Mireio [Mireya], Miya

Moya, Nadia [Nadya, ..], Natasha [Nastalya, ..], Nastasia [Nastassya, ..], Nasya, Natalie [Talya, ..], Natalya, Nathania [Netanya, ..], Na- [Natoya], Nelia [Neelya], Nera [Neriya], Nessie [Nessya], Neiva [Nevya], Nitza [Nitzaniya], Nia [Nya], Ogenya, Olivia [Olivya], Ophelia [Ophelya], Orfea [Orpheya, ..], Ortensia [Ortensya]

Orit [Orya], Pania [Panya, ..], Panthea [Pantheya], Parmenia [Parmenya], Pelagia [Pelageya], Rose [Rasya], Raina [Raya], Raya, Rhea [Rhaya, ..], Roya, Sequoia [Sequoya, ..], Safiyah [Safiya], Samya, Shadiya [Shadya], Sha- [Sharaya, ..], Shaneika [Shandeya], Shan- [Shantoya], Shaya, Sheila [Sheilya], Sherry [Sheraya]

Silja [Silya, ..], Silken [Silkya], Silvia [Silvya], Sophia [Zofya, ..], Sonia [Sonya, ..], Soraya, Taisiya [Taya, ..], Talicia [Talya, ..], Talia [Talya], Tanaya [Tenaya], Tanya [Tonya, ..], Tatiana [Tonya, ..], Tasha [Tasya], Tasia [Tasya], Tawny [Tawnya], Teresa [Terezilya], Theresa [Terrya], Thalia [Thalya], Thurayya [Surayya, ..], Timothea [Timotheya]

Titania [Titanya, ..], Toni [Tonya], Tonya [Toya, ..], Tulia [Tulya, ..], Tosha [Tosiya], Victoria [Toya], Toya, Trea [Treya], Tsila [Tzelya], Umnia [Umniya], Urania [Uranya, ..], Urit [Uriya], Valonia [Valonya], Valora [Valorya], Vanessa [Vanya], Vania [Vanya], Jane [Vanya], Varvara [Varya], Vasilia [Vazeeliya, ..], Vinia [Vinya, ..]

Vidonia [Vidonya], Vina [Vinya], Weslee [Wesleya], Yesenia [Yessenya], Julia [Yuliya], Yuliya [Youliya], Zakiya, Zarya, Zena [Zenya, ..], Zelenia [Zelenya], Zhane [Zhanaya], Zinnia [Zinya, ..], Zora [Zorya, ..], Zoe [Zoya], Zoya [Zoyya]

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