Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Maya.
Miya is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#42805 out of 88799, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Miya for girls. Miya was first listed in 1999 and reached its top rank of #877 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is currently at #903. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Miya and corresponding names. The only other popular alternative form of Miya (#903 in 2014) listed in the Top 1000 is Maya (#74 in 2014). These girl names were at the top of their popularity in 2007 and are almost as popular today. Maya (#74) is the most trendy baby name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Miya is alike in pronunciation to Maia▲, Maiya, Maiyah, May▼, Mayah, Maye▼, Mea, Meya, Mia▲, Miah▲, Moia, Moya and Mya▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Liya, Mica, Mika, Mila▲, Mima, Mina▼ and Mira▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Miya.