What does Kaya mean?
Kaya \ka-ya\ as a girls' name is pronounced KAH-yah. It is of Japanese, Zulu, Turkish, Hopi and Hindi origin, and the meaning of Kaya is "restful place, yew tree, forgiveness; home; stone; willow, wise child; the one with the beautiful body, profile".
Kaya▼ has 1 variant: Kaia▲.
Kaya is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#16124 out of 88799, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Kaya for girls. Kaya was first listed in 2000 and reached its peak position of #540 in the U.S. in the year 2004, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kaya and corresponding names. The only other prominent variation form of Kaya is Kaia (#551 a year ago). Adoption of this girl name reached its highest in 2002 and has become significantly less since, with the form Kaya becoming less fashionable. Kaia (#551) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Kaya▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cay, Caye, Ka-, Kaeya, Kai, Kay▼, Kaye▼ and Kia▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Daya, Haya, Jaya, Kala▼, Kama, Kara▲, Kasya, Kata, Katya, Kayla▲, Maya▲, Raya and Taya▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kaya.