What does Aya mean?
Aya [aya] as a girls' name is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Aya is "woven silk".
(female) Ayar, Ayna, ..
(male) Ayah, Ayar, ..
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Aya for girls. Aya was first listed in 1997 and reached its peak position of #982 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Aya▲ is alike in pronunciation to Ewa, Eyo and Io. Other recommended 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.