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Amya

What does Amya mean?

Amya Pronunciation of Amya [amya] as a girls' name is of Old French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Amya is "beloved". Variant of Amy. Amya is also the Arabic place name of a Syrian village.

Associated with: arabic.

Variations

20 alternative forms via Amy: Aimee, Aimie, Aimy, Amada, Amata, Ame, Amecia, Amee, Ami, Amia, Amiah, Amice, Amie, Amiee, Amil, Ammie, Amye, Aymee, Aymi and Esma.

Creative forms:
(female) Amba, Naya, ..

(male) Amama, Amat, ..

Middle name pairings:
Amya Lincoln (A.L.), ..

How popular is Amya?

Amya is a rare given name for females and an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Amya entered the list in 1999 and reached its top position of #423 in the U.S. in the year 2004, and is presently at #903. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amya name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Amya outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Aimee (#914 last year), Amada, Amee, Ami, Amia (#782), Amiah (#1205), Amie, Amiee, Ammie, Amy (#158) and Esma are the prominent variation forms of Amya (#903 last year) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Amecia, are uncommon. These relations of Amya were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 3.04%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.18%, 93.9% less). Amy is more widely used than the rest, though Amia has become trendy as well over time, while versions like Amy used to be popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amya, Aimee, Amada, Amee, Ami in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amia, Amiah, Amie, Amiee, Ammie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amy, Esma in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aimee, Amy outside U.S.

Similar Names

Amya is alike in pronunciation to Aimey, Ama, Amaia, Amaya, Amey, Amiya, Amiyah, Amma, Ema, Emma, Emmi, Emmy, Emmye, Ima, Oma, Ooma, Uma and Yuma. Other recommended names are Aanya, Abba, Ada, Adda, Aenya, Afia, Afra, Afua, Agy, Aida, Aila, Aina, Ajua, Akyra, Alaya, Alda, Alfa, Alia, Alya, Alyda, Amal, Amelya, Amika, Amilya, Amisa, Amynta, Amyra, Ana, Anaya, Anda, Ania, Aniya, Anna, Anya, Anyu, Aria, Ariya, Arya, Asya, Avia, Aya, Ayda, Ayla, Ayn, Azha, Brya, Damya, Daya, Haya, Inya, Jaya, Kaya, Liya, Miya, Nya, Raya and Zoya. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amya.

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