Meaning and name origin
Miah \miah\ as a girl's name is of Spanish, Hindi, Russian, Israeli, Latin and Scandinavian origin. Miah is a variant of Maya (Spanish, Hindi, Russian): in Spanish, short form of Amalia. Also a variant of Mia (Israeli, Latin, Scandinavian): in Latin and Scandinavian, a short form of Maria.
Miah is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#24410 out of 88799, Top 27%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Miah for girls. Miah reached its highest rank of #587 in the U.S. in 2013. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Miah and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Mia (#6), Maya (#74), Mya (#141), Miah (#622), Maia (#626), Miya (#903) and Maiya. (2014 statistics).
Miah is also pronounced similarly to Mae, Mai, Maiah, Maiyah, May, Mayah and Moia. Other suggested similar baby names are Kiah, Micah, Mirah and Niah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Miah.