What does Toya mean?
Toya /toya/ as a girls' 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.
(female) Toda, Tota, ..
(male) Tota, Totay, ..
How popular is Toya?
Toya is a very prominent first name for females (#1609 out of 4276, Top 38%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#43290 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Toya for girls. Toya was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #793 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the history of Toya and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Toya are Latoya, Tonya, Tori (#734 from current records), Torie, Tory and Victoria (#19). Usage of these relations of Toya was well-received among parents in the year 1993 (average #830) and is somewhat less today (#1536, down 48%), with versions such as Tonya becoming less stylish.
Toya is pronounced similarly to Ta-, Tais, Taya▼, Te-, Tea▼, Thu, Tia▼ and To. Other suggested similar names are Alya, Arya▲, Aya▲, Brya, Daya, Donya, Enya, Gioya, Inya, Ionya, Jaya, Jioya (see Joy), Joya, Kaya, Leya, Maya▲, Meya, Miya▲, Moya, Mya▲, Orya, Raya, Reya, Roya, Tada, Taja, Talya, Tama, Tanya▼, Tasa, Tasya, Tayla, Teona, Tera▼, Tesa, Teyna, Teza, Thea▲, Thia, Thora, Tina▼, Tiona, Tisa, Tita, Tobi, Toby, Tola, Toma, Tona, Tonnya, Toolya (see Tulia), Toos, Topaz, Tora, Tosca, Tosia, Tosiya, Tova, Tovah, Tove, Treya, Tula, Tulya, Tyla, Tyta, Zorya and Zoya. These names tend to be less commonly used than Toya.