What does Amyas mean?
Amyas /amy-as/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Amyas is "loved".
Possibly an anglicized version of Amadeus, though sometimes considered a masculine variant of Amy. Also possibly derived from the French place name Amiens. Uncommon.
Amyas has 3 variants: Amias, Amyees and Amyes.
Amyas has 14 more related variations via Amadeus: Amadee, Amadei, Amadeo, Amadeusz, Amadi, Amadieu, Amadis, Amado, Amando, Amati, Amato, Amatus, Amedeo and Amyot.Kreatif forms: Amyasau, Amyasso, Auamyas. [more]
How popular is Amyas?
Amyas is an unusual first name for males. Amyas is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Amyas (not ranked) are Amado and Amy. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.061%) and have become less widespread since. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Amyas and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Amyas is alike in pronunciation to Amos▼ and Amoss. Other suggested similar baby names are Amasa and Ames. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amyas.