Meaning and name origin
Toya \to-ya\ as a girl's name is pronounced TOY-ah. It is of Spanish origin. Modern American name. Variant of Tonya; short form of Victoria; also a Japanese surname meaning "house door" or "door into the valley". See also Latoya.
Toya is a very popular first name for females (#1609 out of 4276, Top 38%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#48989 out of 88799, Top 55%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Toya for girls. Toya reached its highest rank of #755 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Toya and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Victoria (#19), Toya, Tonya and Latoya. (2014 statistics).
Toya is also pronounced similarly to Taya▼, Tea▼, Tia▼ and To. Other suggested similar baby names are Joya, Moya, Roya, Thea▲, Thia, Tola, Toma, Tona, Tora, Tova and Zoya. These names tend to be less commonly used than Toya.