What does Anaya mean?
(female) Acaya, Anana, ..
(male) Anama, Anava, .. Middle name pairings:
Anaya Salome (A.S.), ..
How popular is Anaya?
Anaya is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#1894 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Anaya entered the list in 1997 and reached its apex position of #405 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Inaya is the only other prominent varying form of Anaya (#405 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Inayaat, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Anaya was widespread among parents less than a decade ago (usage of 0.04%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 0.04%). Anaya is the most chic name for newborns among these.
Anaya▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aanya, Aina, Aiyana, Ana, Anais▲, Aniyah▲, Annah, Annais, Anny, Anya, Anyu, Auina, Ena, Ennya, Enya, Iana, Ina▼, Inya, Ioana, Ionya, Juana, Unagh, Unah, Yna and Yoana. Other recommended names are Adara, Alala, Alaya▲, Alayah▲, Aliya, Amaia, Amala, Amalya, Amara▲, Amata, Amaya▲, Amiya▲, Amya, Anaca, Anafa, Anahi, Anaka, Ananda, Anani, Anath, Anayas, Anda, Anela, Angla, Anica, Anima, Anina, Anisa, Anka, Annaka, Annda, Anona, Antalya, Antia, Arava, Ariya▲, Arya▲, Asya, Atara, Avana, Daya, Fraya, Haya, Indya, Jaya, Maya▲, Raya, Shaya, Tanaya and Taya▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Anaya.See names in meaning and etymology.