What does Maida mean?
Maida /mai-da/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced MAY-dah. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Maida is "maiden; young, unmarried woman". Maida and its diminutive form Maidie were used somewhat in the 19th century.
How popular is Maida?
Maida is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2482 out of 4276, Top 58%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#14706 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Maida for girls. Maida reached its highest position of #964 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Maida is pronounced similarly to Mada and Meda▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Faida, Jaida▼, Maia▲, Maiga, Maira▼, Maisa, Maiya, Majida, Manda▼, Mata, Matha, Maud▼, Maude▼, Mayde, Naida, Saida and Zaida. These names tend to be less frequently used than Maida.