What does Aya mean?
Aya /aya/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Aya is "woven silk".
VariationsKreatif forms: Auaya, Ayaau, Ayaay. [more]
How popular is Aya?
Aya is a rare given name for females but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#108734 out of 150436, Top 72%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Aya for girls. Aya was first listed in 2012 and reached its peak position of #982 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aya is alike in pronunciation to Ewa and Eyo. Other recommended similar baby names are Ada▲, Aja, Ala, Alya, Ama, Amya▼, Ana▲, Anya▲, Ara▼, Arya▲, Asa, Asya, Ava▲, Ayda, Ayla▲, Ayn, Ayva, Aza, Mya▲ and Nya▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Aya.