What does Danya mean?
Danya /dan-ya/ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Danya). Danya's root is Old English, and Danya means "from Denmark; God is my Judge". Danya is an alternate form of Dana (Old English) with the suffix -ya. Danya is also a variation of Danielle (Hebrew, French). Danya is also used as a derivative of Danna (Old English).
Danya has 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.Kreatif forms: Dainya, Deinya, Denya. [more]
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)
Daniela (#225 last year), Danielle (#264), Danna (#544), Danica (#557), Dana (#789), Dayna, Dania and Danita are the popular varying forms of Danya (outside Top 1000). Other variants, like Danay, are seldom used. These forms of Danya were at the height of their popularity in 2008 (adoption of 0.44%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.33%, 25% less), but with the forms Dana, Danita, Dayna and Dania becoming less stylish. Daniela, Danielle, Danna and Danica are four of the more fashionable names for newborns in this list, with Danica and Danna having a resurgence in usage. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Danya and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
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 similar baby names are Aanya, Dada, Daliya, Dalla, Dalya, Dama, Damia, Damya, Danika▼, Danne, Dara▼, Darla▼, Darya, Dasha, Dasya, Datya, Daya, Fanya, Hannya, Manya, Panya, Tanya▼, Vanya, Zarya and Zinya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Danya.