What does Maiya mean?
Maiya /maiya/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced MY-ah. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Maiya is "rice valley". Surname.
Maiya has 1 variant: Maiyah.more]
How popular is Maiya?
Maiya is an uncommon given name for women. Maiya is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Maiya for girls. Maiya was first listed in 2000 and reached its highest position of #996 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Maya (#74 the previous year) and Maia (#626) are the prominent varying forms of Maiya. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex in 2006 (usage of 0.478%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4333%, down 9.3%). Maya (#74) and Maia (#626) are two of the more trendy birth names here. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Maiya and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Maiya is pronounced similarly to Mai▼, Maiah, May▼, Mayah, Maye▼, Meya, Mia▲, Miya, Moia, Moya and Mya▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Maida, Maiga, Maira▼, Maisa, Manya and Marya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maiya.