What does Danya mean?
Danya [danya] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Danya) has its root in Old English, and Danya means "from Denmark; God is my Judge". Danya is an alternate form of Dana (Old English). Danya is also a variation of Danielle (Hebrew, French). Danya is also used as a derivative of Danna (Old English).
19 more alternative forms via Dana, Danielle, Danna: Danaca, Dane, Danele, Danella, Danet, Danica, Danice, Daniela, Danila, Danise, Danit, Danita, Danitza, Dannon, Dannyce, Dantina, Danyell, Danyella and Dayne.Creative forms:
(female) Danca, Danda, ..
(male) Danda, Danham, .. Middle name pairings:
Danya Rachael (D.R.), ..
How popular is Danya?
Danya is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Danya is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Danya entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #1727 in the U.S. in the year 2007, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Daniela (#200 last year), Danielle (#297), Danna (#519), Danica (#707), Dana (#851), Dani (#1025), Dania (#1235), Dayna, Danyell, Danita and Danny are the popular varying forms of Danya. Other variants, like Danie, are seldom used. These forms of Danya were at the height of their popularity 2 decades ago (adoption of 1.4%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.2%, 83% less), with forms like Dayna becoming somewhat outmoded. Dani is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list.
Danya is pronounced similarly to Daina, Danae, Dawna, Dayana▲, Dayanna, Deena▼, Deenya, Denae, Denay, Denni, Denny, Dhana, Dianna▼, Dinay, Dinya, Dionna, Dona▼, Donnay, Donny, Donya, Duena, Dwayna, Dyana, Dyanna and Dynah. Other recommended names are Aanya, Anya, Batya, Dacia, Dada, Daija, Daira, Daliya, Dalla, Dalya, Dama, Damia, Damya, Danika, Danne, Dara▼, Darla▼, Darra, Darya, Daryl, Dasha, Dasya, Datya, Davia, Daya, Dayla, Denys, Dianda, Dosya, Ennya, Enya, Fanya, Fawnya, Granya, Hadya, Hannya, Haya, Kasya, Lenya, Manya, Maya▲, Nasya, Panya, Rasya, Tanya▼, Tonya▼, Vanya, Zarya, Zenya and Zinya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Danya.See names in meaning and etymology.