What does Maisha mean?
Maisha /mai-sha/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Maisha's name origin is Arabic, and the meaning of Maisha is "alive and well". Maisha is a variant form of Aisha (Arabic): also possibly means "life" in Swahili. Masha is a conventional surname.
Maisha has 30 more related forms via Aisha: Aayshah, Aeesha, Aeisha, Aesha, Aiesha, Aishah, Aishia, Aisia, Asha, Ayeisha, Ayesha, Ayisa, Ayisha, Ayishah, Aysha, Ieasha, Ieesha, Iesha▼, Ihisha, Isha, Niesha, Taisha, Takisha, Teisha, Tiesha, Tinisha, Tyesha▼, Tyisha, Tynisha and Yiesha.Kreatif forms: Mousha, Musha. [more]
How popular is Maisha?
Maisha is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3624 out of 4276, Top 85%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Maisha and corresponding names. Aisha (#559 the previous year), Tyesha, Tiesha, Iesha, Asha and Miesha are the prominent related forms of Maisha (outside Top 1000). These girl names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.2908%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.0735%, ▼74.7%), with the versions Iesha and Tyesha becoming less stylish. Aisha (#559) is the most chic birth name in this list. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Maisha is pronounced similarly to Masha, Mischa, Misha, Myeisha, Myiesha and Myisha. Other suggested similar baby names are Maiga, Maisa, Maisee, Maisey, Maisie▲, Maisy, Malisha, Marisha, Marsha▼, Maysa and Saisha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maisha.