What does Amyas mean?
Amyas \a-myas, am-yas\ 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 is an unusual first name for males. Amyas is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Amyas and related names. Prominent varying forms of Amyas (#unlisted) are Amado and Amy. This boy name reached the top of its popularity during 1950-1959 and has become less widespread since. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)