What does Mata mean?
ASSOCIATED WITH lady (noble)
(female) Mado, Malta, ..
(male) Madou, Mato, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Mata Aiyanna (M.A.), ..
How popular is Mata?
Mata is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#907 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Mata reached its highest position of #1537 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Mata are Martha (#791 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Mattie (#1004), Martina (#1635), Marti, Pat, Marva, Marta, Marty and Martie. Other variants, like Matti, are seldom used. These relations of Mata were favored as birth names in the 1880s (USAGE OF 1.27%) and have become much less widespread since (USAGE 0.03%, ▼98%), with forms like Mattie going out of style.
Mata is pronounced similarly to Mattea, Mattia, Matty, Meta▼ and Meyta. Other recommended names are Agata, Barta, Grata, Ita, Kata, Lata, Leta▼, Maaja, Mab, Maci, Mada, Madra, Mady, Mae▼, Mahra, Maia▲, Maida, Mair, Maisa, Maiya, Maj, Maja, Mal, Mala, Malea, Mali, Malia, Malva, Manya, Mara▲, Marah, Marg, Marga, Mari▼, Maria▼, Marita, Marja, Martia, Mary▼, Mat, Mathea, Mathia, Maud▼, Max, Maya▲, Mayah, Mayda, Meda▼, Mia▲, Mika, Mina, Minta▼, Mira▲, Mirta, Mitra, Miya▲, Moana, Moja, Mora, Myla▲, Myra▼, Nata, Neta, Reta▼, Rita▼, Ruta, Santa, Tita, Tyta and Uta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mata.See names in meaning and etymology.