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Popularity
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Anya

Gender: Girl. Ranked #1977 most popular

What does the name "Anya" mean?

Anya (Russian): Gracious, Merciful

The name "Anya" is of Russian origin and it means "Gracious, Merciful". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 21 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Anya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,140 babies born with the name Anya in the United States. That's more than enough Anyas to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1943 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anya" was in 2007 with a total of 895 babies.

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anya" is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 123 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Anya popular?



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

Celebrities named Anya

Anya Kochoff

Anya was born in 1969.

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Past life for Anya born Feb 28, 2002

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 Sumatra approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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