What does Arya mean?
Arya [arya] as a girls' name is of Sanskrit and Persian origin, and the meaning of Arya is "noble". The name is used in India.
Associated with: noble.
Arya▲ has 1 variant: Aria▲.Creative forms:
(female) Arma, Arta, ..
(male) Arae, Aral, .. Middle name pairings:
Arya Emilie (A.E.), ..
How popular is Arya?
Arya is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#37534 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Arya entered the list in 2004 and reached its peak position of #201 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Aria (#29 via latest list) is the only other popular related form of Arya (#201 via latest list). Adoption of these forms of Arya was at its most widespread in 2015 (median #115). Aria and Arya are two of the more chic birth names among these.
Arya▲ is pronounced similarly to Airi, Ara▼, Ari▲, Ariah▲, Arie, Ariya▲, Ariyah▲, Arria, Arrie, Aura, Aurea, Auria, Eira, Eiry, Iara, Ira▼, Ora▼, Orah, Oria, Orra, Orya, Uira, Uriya and Yara. Other suggested similar names are Aanya, Abia, Abra, Adra, Adrea, Adria, Ady, Agy, Akyra, Alea, Alfa, Alya, Alyx, Amaya▲, Amia▲, Amy▼, Amya, Amye, Amyra, Anya, Aram, Arava, Arda, Arela, Aren, Arena, Arica, Arika, Arla, Arlys, Arna, Aryana▲, Aryn, Arza, Asta, Asya, Atha, Avia, Aya▲, Ayn, Ayva▲, Brya, Daya, Haya, Kirya, Leya, Marya, Raya, Treya, Varya and Zarya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arya.See names in meaning and etymology.