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What does Maisha mean?

Maisha Pronunciation of Maisha as a girls' name is an Arabic name, and the meaning of Maisha is "alive and well". Maisha is a variant form of Aisha (Arabic): also possibly means "life" in Swahili.


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, alive (life)


VARIANTS Myesha, Miesha

RELATED FORMS VIA AISHA Aayshah, Aeesha, Aeisha, Aesha, Aiesha, Aishah, Aishia, Aisia, Asha, Ayeisha, Ayesha, Ayisa, Ayisha, Ayishah, Aysha, Ieasha, Ieesha, Iesha, Ihisha, Isha, Niesha, Taisha, Takisha, Teisha, Tiesha, Tinisha, Tyesha, Tyisha, Tynisha, Yiesha



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How popular is Maisha?

Maisha is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3624 out of 4276, Top 85%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Maisha entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #1450 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maisha name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maisha outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Aisha (#523 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Asha (#1190), Ayesha (#1457), Isha (#1593), Aiesha, Taisha, Tyisha, Tyesha, Tiesha, Takisha, Miesha, Niesha, Myesha, Iesha, Aysha and Tynisha are the prominent related forms of Maisha. These forms of Maisha reached the height of their popularity 27 years ago (MEDIAN #1322) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1809, 71.3%), with versions such as Iesha becoming somewhat outmoded. Aisha and Asha are two of the more chic birth names in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maisha, Aiesha, Aisha, Asha, Ayesha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aysha, Iesha, Isha, Miesha, Myesha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Niesha, Taisha, Takisha, Tiesha, Tyesha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tyisha, Tynisha in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aisha outside U.S.

Similar Names

Maisha is pronounced similarly to Masha, Michi, Mischa, Misha, Myeisha, Myeshia, Myiesha and Myisha. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abisha, Alisha, Amisha, Basha, Brisha, Casha, Caysha, Dalisha, Danisha, Dasha, Davisha, Elisha, Falisha, Irisha, Jakisha, Jamisha, Janisha, Kadisha, Kalisha, Kanisha, Karisha, Katisha, Kisha, Lakisha, Lanisha, Larisha, Latisha, Leisha, Maeja, Maia, Maiah, Maicey, Maicy, Maiga, Maira, Maisa, Maisee, Maison, Maisy, Maizie, Maja, Malissa, Marisa, Marisha, Mariska, Markisha, Marlisha, Marnisha, Marsha, Marsia, Martha, Maysa, Melisha, Mesa, Mica, Missy, Nakisha, Natisha, Nisha, Pasha, Raisa, Raissa, Sasha, Talisha, Tanisha, Tasha and Trisha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maisha.

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