Meaning and name origin
Amalya \a-mal-ya, am(a)-lya\ as a girl's name is of Latin and Old German origin, and the meaning of Amalya is "rival, eager work". Amalya is a variant of Amelia (Latin, Old German); blend of two medieval names: the Latin Emilia (see Emily) and the Latin German Amalia, meaning "work".
Amalya is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Amalya and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Amelia (#15), Emilia (#164), Amelie (#667), Amalia (#884) and Emelie. (2014 statistics).
Amalya is also pronounced similarly to Amahla, Amala, Amiliya, Amilya and Emalia. Other suggested similar baby names are Aalya, Amal, Amalyna and Amalyta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amalya.