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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1498 most popular

What does the name "Amaya" mean?

Amaya (Arabic): Night Rain

The name "Amaya" is of Arabic origin and it means "Night Rain". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Ayama". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aamya". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Amaya" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Amaya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,556 babies born with the name Amaya in the United States. That's more than enough Amayas to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1972 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Amaya" was in 2003 with a total of 1,768 babies. (That's a lot of baby Amayas)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Amaya" is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,349 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Amaya popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Amaya in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Amaya born Aug 12, 1985

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA North-East approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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