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pinWhat does Marya mean?

Marya /ma-rya/ as a name for girls. Marya's name origin is Latin, and the name Marya means "star of the sea". Marya is a version of Maria (Latin) with the suffix -ya. Marya is also a derivative of Mary (Latin).


Marya has 10 variants: Mara, Maree, Mariah, Marie, Maura, Mayra, Mayria, Moira, Moraiah and Moriah.

Marya has 54 more related forms via Maria, Mary: Mair, Maire, Mal, Malia, Mame, Mamie, Manon, Manya, Mare, Marella, Maren, Maretta, Mariam, Marian, Mariana, Mariann, Marice, Mariel, Mariela, Marika, Marilla, Marilyn, Marin, Marion, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza, Marja, Marjan, Marje, Marla, Marlo, Maryann, Maryanne, Marybel, Maryjo, Marylee, Marylin, Marylou, Marylu, Marysa, Maryse, Marysia, Masha, Maure, Maurita, Mavra, May, Mayme, Miriam, Morag, Moya and Murial.

Kreatif forms: Meerya, Morya, Myrya. [more]

pinHow popular is Marya?

Marya is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2748 out of 4276, Top 64%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Maria (#115 a year ago), Mary (#120), Mariah (#136), Miriam (#305), Mariana (#331), Malia (#345), Marilyn (#405), Mariam (#568), Marie (#579), Mara (#695), Moriah (#977), Marylin, Maryanne, Maryann, Maryjo, Mayme, Moira, Mayra, May, Maura, Marylou, Marion, Marian, Mariann, Maren, Mamie, Mame, Mariel, Mariela, Marla, Maritza, Marita, Marin and Marlo are the popular alternative forms of Marya (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. These relations of Marya were at the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.33%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.189%, down 43%), with versions like Maritza, Moriah, Mayra, Mariela and Marie becoming somewhat outmoded. Marilyn, Mariam, Mara, Mariah, Mariana and Malia, and there is a revival in birth name usage for Mariah and Mariana. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Marya and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Malia, Mame, Mamie, Mara, Maren in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariah, Mariam, Marian, Mariana in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mariann, Marie, Mariel, Mariela, Marilyn in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marin, Marion, Marita, Maritza, Marla in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marlo, Mary, Maryann, Maryanne, Maryjo in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marylin, Marylou, Maura, May, Mayme in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mayra, Miriam, Moira, Moriah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariah, Mariam, Mary outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Marya is alike in pronunciation to Maery, Mahra, Maira, Mairi, Marah, Maraya, Mari, Marra, Maurie, Meara, Meera, Meira, Mera, Merah, Merri, Merry, Mira, Mirah, Mireya, Miri, Mirra, Mora, Morah, Moraia, Moria, Moyra, Myra, Myrah, Myree and Myriah. Other suggested similar baby names are Darya, Maiya, Marfa, Marga, Marna, Marnya, Marta, Marva, Maryam, Maryan, Maryk, Maryka, Maryl, Maryn, Marys, Maya, Varya and Zarya. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marya.